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Gustave J. Vanderlooven
Gustave Vanderlooven, 1944
Gustave Vanderlooven, 1944
Recent Address: 1907 Essex St., Essexville, MI 48732
Family Information: Parents: Joe and Martha
Hometown: Essexville, MI
Date Entered Service: February 11, 1942
Service Number: 36171505
Bomb Group: 40th bomb Group
Squadron: 45th Bomb Squadron
Location of Unit:
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions Flown:
Awards/Decorations: Anti-Submarine Campaign, India-Burma Campaign, Central Burma Campaign, China Campaign, Air Offensive Japan, Air Combat, American Theater Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 1 Silver and 1 Bronze Battle Star, Overseas Service Bars (6), Service Stripe, Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge
Service Schools Attended:
Military Specialty(ies): MOS 345-Truck Driver, Light
Rank Upon Discharge: Cpl.
Crew Type: Ground crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name:
Were you a POW? No
Were you interned? No
Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged from the 58th: October 29, 1945
Post-WWII Military Service:
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Mr. Vanderlooven passed away November 26, 2014.


Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003
Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003


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