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SSgt Arthur Carl Bockelman
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1920
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1944
Gothaer Landkreis
Thüringen, Germany

Waist Gunner S/Sgt Arthur C. Bockelman, KIA
Hometown: Lockland, OH
Squadron: 567th BS 389th Bomb Group
Service # 35453357
Awards: Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart
Pilot 1/Lt Freelin A. Carlton, POW Chicago, IL

Target: Gotha, Germany
Missing Air Crew Report Details
Date Lost: 24-Feb-44
Serial Number: 42-40619
Aircraft Model B-24D-80-CO
Aircraft Letter: N-
Aircraft Name:
Location: Crashed at Gotha, Germany
Cause: German fighters 3 KIA, 7 POW.

"Big Week" a week of concentrated attacks on the German aircraft industries. 389th loses 7 a/c on this mission.

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Family links: 
George William Bockelman (1896 - 1966)
  Alice A Wilhelm Bockelman (1892 - 1956)
Note: Entered the service from Ohio.
Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial
Canton de Luxembourg
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Plot: Plot H Row 10 Grave 54
Maintained by: John Dowdy
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56060456
SSgt Arthur Carl Bockelman
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SSgt Arthur Carl Bockelman
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SSgt Arthur Carl Bockelman
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