1944 — Italy
Lester B. Schreiner: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice; Gazette, The (Cedar Rapids-Iowa City, IA) - Tuesday, February 8, 2000; Deceased Name: Lester B. Schreiner; Lester B. Schreiner,76, died Saturday night, Feb. 5, 2000, in Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, Wis., after a long illness. Memorial services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Bethel Presbyterian Church, West Union, by the Rev. Richard Emery. Inurnment: Fort Snelling Cemetery, Minneapolis.
Survivors include two sons, Tad of Prior Lake, Minn., and Tim of New Richmond, Wis.; a daughter, Kathy Gross of West St. Paul, Minn.; two sisters, Margaret Gatzkie of Cedar Rapids and Lucille Stahr of West Union; and two brothers, Harvey of Beaverton, Ore., and Wesley of Cedar Rapids.
LESTER B. SCHREINER: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice; Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA) - Monday, February 7, 2000; Deceased Name: LESTER B. SCHREINER; ELGIN, Iowa - Lester B. Schreiner, 76, of Elgin, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2000, at Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, Wis.
Lester served during WWII as an Engineer/Aerial Gunner in the B-25 Mitchell Medium Bombers of the 321st Bomb Group, 446th Bomb Squad in the MTO/ Combat Missions over Italy.