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Lieut Lester R Ackeberg
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Birth: 1917
Death: Oct. 15, 1943

American Legion Marker

First Lieutenant Ackeberg was the pilot of U.S. Army Air Corps B-24D Liberator #41-23799. He was one of ten airmen killed when the bomber crashed on Cocos Island (Isla de Coco), Costa Rica.

Bio courtesy of Tim Cook. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thure Amandus Ackeberg (1890 - 1953)
  Josephine Gibson Ackeberg (1893 - 1974)
 
 Sibling:
  Paul A Ackeberg (1915 - 1973)**
  Lester R Ackeberg (1917 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Prophetstown
Whiteside County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Wendy McIntosh
Record added: Mar 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107569534
Lieut Lester R Ackeberg
Added by: Connie Lou
 
Lieut Lester R Ackeberg
Added by: Connie Lou
 
Lieut Lester R Ackeberg
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Added by: Judi Paustian McDowell
 
 
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Thank you for your service to our country.
- Connie Lou
 Added: Apr. 18, 2013
 
 
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