Peter August Christopher

Recent Address: 408 West 31st Street, Davenport, IA 52803-1022
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Family Info: Parents: Olaf and Hilma; Wife: Helen; Children: Patricia, Jackie, Deborah, Richard, William Joseph
Hometown: Moline, IL
Date Entered Service: December, 1942
Service Number: 16088740
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron:
Squadron: 768th and 770th
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Missions Flown: 28
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Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, Presidential Unit Citation
Service Schools:
MOS: Radio Operator
Rank Upon Discharge: Staff Sergeant
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Discharged: October, 1945
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Prior to entering the service, was a furniture salesperson. Mr. Christopher had been employed for 27 years at Sear's Roebuck, retiring in 1974 as a department manager.
Thoughts About the 58th: Peter was very proud of his service to our country.
Comments: Mr. Christopher passed away February 27, 1999 and is buried at Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

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