1943 — Italy
Walter; INTELLIGENCE; 321st Bomb Group, 445th BS, MTO WWII
Keeble, Walter B., 2Lt, intelligence (0-917585) (St Louis, MO)(in WWII mem)(no Walter B in NARA)
Hew was an intelligence officer in the 445thBS – transferred to HQ 47th Wing 27 May 43).
27 May 43 - 445th BS War Diary: Lt. Keeble, the assistant to Lt. Nickerson our Intelligence Officer was transferred to the 47th Wing as a Photo Interpreter. Lt. Keeble had been with us since last December.
Keeble, Walter B., 2Lt, intelligence Nickerson, James E. "Nick", 1Lt, intelligence
Capt Walter B Keeble Birth: Dec. 30, 1908 Death: Jul. 9, 1944
Family links: Spouse: Constance Fowler Keeble (1910 - 1992)*
Burial: Monticello Memorial Park Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Walter B. Keeble BRANCH OF SERVICE: U.S. Army Air Forces HOMETOWN: St. Louis, MO
HONORED BY: Burton C. Keeble, Son
ACTIVITY DURING WWII
BRONZE STAR MEDAL FOR MERITORIOUS ACHIEVEMENT AND SERVICE IN CONNECTION WITH MILITARY OPERATIONS AGAINST THE ENEMY. THROUGH SKILLFUL INTERPRETATION OF TACTICAL BOMB STRIKE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THE PERIOD 5/27/43 TO 7/8/44, ENABLED HIS ORGANIZATION TO PLAN FURTHER EFFECTIVE ATTACKS ON VITAL AND STRATEGIC ENEMY INSTALLATIONS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN THEATER OF OPERATIONS.
U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 Name: Walter B Keeble Birth Date: 30 Dec 1908
Death Date: 9 Jul 1944 Cemetery: Monticello Memorial Cemetery Location: Charlottesville, Virginia
Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 Groom's Name: Keeble Walter B Groom's Residence: St Louis, MO Bride's Name: Fowler Constance Bride's Residence: Biddeford, ME Marriage Date: 15 Aug 1936
Newspaper: Washington Post Event: Obituary Publication: 23 Jul 1944 Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Barbi Ennis Connolly, 321st BG Historian PRINCESSBARBI_B25@msn.com Facts and articles researched by the 321st BG History Team; John T Fitzgerald, Patti Johnson and Barbi Connolly.