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TSgt Clarence William "Bud" Grimm, Jr
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Birth: 1924
Madison
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1944
Garvestone
Norfolk, England

DEATH: From the Wisconsin State Journal: 20 June 1944:
Clarence Graimm, Jr. Killed in Action
Tech Sgt. Clarence "Bud" Grimm, Jr., 20 was killed in action June 4, over England, the war department informed his wife, 2710 Dahle St., Monday night.
The sergeant was engineer and top turret gunner on a B - 24 Liberator bomber and had been overseas since Apr. 23.
Survivors are his wife; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Grimm, Sr., 817 1/2 Unersity Ave.; two brothers, Master Sgt. James, who is enroute from California to Camp Ellice, Ill., and William at home, and a sister, Virginia, nurse at Wisconsin General hospital.
Sgt Grimm attended Blessed Sacrament graded shool and graduted from West High School. Entering the army forces on Feb 3, 1942, he trained as an air mechanic at Kessler Field, Miss., and graduated from serial gunnery school at Harlingen, Tex. Before going overseas, he had additional training at the Tusson, Ariz., and Alamogorodo, N. M., air fields.

Crew Member of Sachtleben Crew 607.
Link to website: http://www.492ndbombgroup.com/cgi-bin/pagepilot.cgi?page=showCrewPage&crewPage=607-Sachtleben&crewTitle=Sachtleben%20607

U.S. Awards: Purple Heart Medal & Air Medal

Site Dedicated to the Graveston 12
http://www.garveston12.org.uk/index.html

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clarence William Grimm (1893 - 1956)
  Loretta M Moore Grimm (1895 - 1984)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Elizabeth Fennig Sanders (1924 - 1996)
 
 Siblings:
  James Clarence Grimm (1917 - 2000)*
  Virginia Kathryn Grimm Laws (1920 - 1984)*
  Clarence William Grimm (1924 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Wisconsin.
 
Burial:
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
Coton
South Cambridgeshire District
Cambridgeshire, England
Plot: Plot E Row 5 Grave 63
 
Maintained by: Wayne Nerger
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56290276
TSgt Clarence William Bud Grimm, Jr
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TSgt Clarence William Bud Grimm, Jr
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TSgt Clarence William Bud Grimm, Jr
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