Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Christensens in:
 • Milltown Cemetery
 • Milltown
 • Polk County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Andrew Harlan Christensen
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 5, 1921
Death: Oct. 18, 1943

Second Lieutenant Christensen was a Bombadier
aboard B-17F Flying Fortress #42-6042, serving
with the 398th Bomb Group, 600th Bomb Squadron
from Rapid City Army Air Base.

One of eight airmen killed when his aircraft
struck Stormy Peaks, west of Fort Collins,
Colorado, during a nighttime navigational
training flight.

The other crew members killed were:

2nd Lt. Richard N. Creamer, pilot
2nd Lt. Joseph R. Arnold, Jr., co-pilot
2nd Lt. Warren M. Dean, navigator
S/Sgt. William N. Cook, flight engineer
Sgt. Philip M. Doddridge, radio operator
Sgt. Carl E. Hamre, gunner
Sgt. Robert J. Hopkins, radio operator 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob Christensen (1887 - 1979)
  Dagmar Jensen Christensen (1890 - 1971)
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew Harlan Christensen (1921 - 1943)
  Donald N Christensen (1924 - 1962)*
  Edward G Christensen (1925 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wisconsin
2nd Lieut. Air Corp
 
Burial:
Milltown Cemetery
Milltown
Polk County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: S. Rupp
Record added: Mar 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86879996
Andrew Harlan Christensen
Added by: S. Rupp
 
Andrew Harlan Christensen
Added by: S. Rupp
 
Andrew Harlan Christensen
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Larry1963
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service