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Sgt. Walter Edgar Klapp

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Sgt. Walter Edgar Klapp

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death
18 Aug 1943 (aged 20)
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA
Burial
Harrington, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID
11415568 View Source

Walter, who resided at 216 Commerce Street, Harrington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant on B-24E Liberator (#41-29045), 457th Bomber Squadron, 330th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on January 22, 1943 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a mechanic and also as Single, without dependents.

Walter died in the "Line Of Duty" in the crash of his B-24E bomber twenty-five miles northeast of Biggs Field, near El Paso, Texas.

He had served in the Air Corps for seven months at the time of his death.

Service # 32488541

Son of Charles C. Klapp and Bettie F. Barefoot Klapp.

Sgt Joseph T Giusta also died on this same flight.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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Walter, who resided at 216 Commerce Street, Harrington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant on B-24E Liberator (#41-29045), 457th Bomber Squadron, 330th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on January 22, 1943 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a mechanic and also as Single, without dependents.

Walter died in the "Line Of Duty" in the crash of his B-24E bomber twenty-five miles northeast of Biggs Field, near El Paso, Texas.

He had served in the Air Corps for seven months at the time of his death.

Service # 32488541

Son of Charles C. Klapp and Bettie F. Barefoot Klapp.

Sgt Joseph T Giusta also died on this same flight.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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husband of Evelyn M. Klapp. Delaware, Sgt., 457th Bomb Sqd., U.S. Army Air Force.


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