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    John H Wheeler


    World War II · US Army · Second Lieutenant

    Rank: Second Lieutenant
    United States of America
    Birth - 3 Feb 1921
    Springfield, Massachusetts, Hampden County
    Birth - 3 Feb 1921

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    Birth
    Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America

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    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Served For
    United States of America
    Awards
    Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters
    Regiment
    366th Fighter Squadron, 358th Fighter Group
    Service Number
    O-815438
    Rank
    Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces

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    Gold Star

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    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Served For
    United States of America
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Branch
    Army Air Forces
    Rank
    Second Lieutenant
    Death - 14 Jul 1944  - Age: 23 years
    14-Jul-44

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    Death - 14 Jul 1944  - Age: 23 years
    Killed in Action
    Saint Sulpice Sur Risle, Normandy, France
    Death - 14 Jul 1944  - Age: 23 years

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    Death
    Basse-Normandie, France

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    Burial
    Buried at: Plot D Row 21 Grave 32 Normandy American Cemetery Colleville-sur-Mer, France
    Colleville-sur-Mer, France
    Normandy American Cemetery
    Plot D Row 21 Grave 32

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    Burial
    Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France

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    State Of Residence
    Massachusetts

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    Full Name
    John H Wheeler

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    Father
    Ernest James Wheeler
    Mother
    Irene Kenyon
    Sibling
    Ernest J, Jr. and George K
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