36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport,
Windsor Locks,CT 06096
N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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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):
Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:


Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003
Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003


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