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Lieut Louis Benjamin Seitz
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1919
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 24, 1944

Source, undated news clipping, probably from South Bend Tribune, IN:
FLYER DEAD: Lieut. Louis B SEITZ, of Walkerton, this county, missing in action since May 24, 1944, has been declared dead by the war department. A bombardier on a B-24, he was lost on a mission from Natal, Brazil, to Dakar, French West Africa. No trace of the plane has been found.

Lieut. SEITZ was inducted April 08, 1941, and served in the medical corps as an ambulance driver at Camp Shelby, Miss., until transferring to the air corps in November 1942. After receiving training at Maxwell Field, Ala., Camden, S.C., and Ellington Field, Texas, he was commissioned at Big Springs, Texas, Nov. 13, 1943. He went overseas in May, 1944.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia, who lives with their son, Louis, in Chicago; his mother, Mrs. Vera B SEITZ, 201 Illinois street, Walkerton; two brothers, T/Sergt. Joseph D. SEITZ, Denver, Colo., and Lieut. J. Richard SEITZ, Robins Field, Ga., and five sisters, Mrs. Margaret COLE, Lacrosse, Ind.; Mrs Amybelle WARDMAN, Mrs Betty CHUDANOV, Ruth and Carrol, all of Walkerton.


 
 
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  Virginia Dorothea Buehler Seitz Colin (1922 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Lieut. Missing in action
 
Note: WWII marker
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Walkerton
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section B (includes Paul's 2nd East) -- row 15
 
Maintained by: Caral
Originally Created by: Cindi
Record added: Mar 30, 2009
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Lieut Louis Benjamin Seitz
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Lieut Louis Benjamin Seitz
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Lieut Louis Benjamin Seitz
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