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LTC Rudolph William Albrecht
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1918
Orafino
Frontier County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1966
Colfax
Placer County
California, USA

Served as a Lt. Col. from California in the US Air Force During World War II; received the Distinguished Flying Cross with Oak Leaf Cluster and the Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster

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The Distinguished Flying Cross is a medal awarded to any officer or enlisted member of the United States armed forces who distinguishes himself or herself in support of operations by "heroism or extraordinary achievement while participating in an aerial flight, subsequent to November 11, 1918."

The Air Medal is a military decoration awarded for meritorious achievement while participating in aerial flight.

An oak leaf cluster is an award device worn to denote subsequent awards of particular decorations or medals which have been awarded to a soldier or airmen previously.

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 Parents:
  Gottlieb E. Albrecht (1864 - 1928)
  Louise Angeline Bauer Albrecht (1875 - 1933)
 
 Siblings:
  Milon Helmuth Albrecht (1895 - 1954)*
  Louis M. Albrecht (1896 - 1969)*
  Fred Conrad Albrecht (1900 - 1973)*
  Walter G. Albrecht (1901 - 1974)*
  Henry Jacob Albrecht (1903 - 1990)*
  Hilda Taleah Albrecht (1906 - 1911)*
  Marie Evalena Albrecht Schlim (1907 - 1975)*
  Ann Louise Albrecht Goemmel (1908 - 2002)*
  Rudolph William Albrecht (1918 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Colfax Cemetery
Colfax
Placer County
California, USA
Plot: Section F
 
Maintained by: Daryl Will
Originally Created by: Colfax Veterans
Record added: Mar 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86605830
LTC Rudolph William Albrecht
Added by: Daryl Will
 
LTC Rudolph William Albrecht
Added by: Colfax Veterans
 
 
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- SAlly DeHart Anderson
 Added: Aug. 6, 2014

- Daryl Will
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012
 
 
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