Jule "Juke" Steunenberg

Jule "Juke" Steunenberg

World War II · US Army · Staff Sergeant

Jule (Juke) Steunenberg died over the Pacific on July 20, 1946 in an accident involving two B-17's such as the one pictured below.

World War II (1939 - 1945)
Conflict Period

World War II

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Rank

Staff Sergeant

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Branch

Army Air Forces

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Served For

United States of America

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World War II (1939 - 1945)
Branch

Army Air Forces

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Rank

Staff Sergeant

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Conflict Period

World War II

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Served For

United States of America

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Stories about Jule "Juke" Steunenberg

Seaching for Missing Planes

  • Panama

Jule had already served five years in the Army Air Corp during WWII and survived. On the day of his death, two B-17's were patrolling in search of missing planes and investigating the possible sighting of a life raft when this tragic accident occurred. Twenty crew members died.

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