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LTC Albert Edward Burkhalter

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LTC Albert Edward Burkhalter

  • Birth 2 Nov 1919 USA
  • Death 2 Feb 1982 Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Plot Veteran's Section, NE Corner, 57S
  • Memorial ID 11638819

Born in Baytown, Texas, attended Texas A&M, joined Army Air Forces to support war effort and graduated flying school, class of 1942, Kelly AFB, TX.

During WWII. he ferried P-38s and other aircraft, and flew transports in the North African Campaign. He flew the Berlin Airlift in 1948-49 and became a Command pilot with US Air Force's Military Air Transport Service.

Retired USAF as Lt. Colonel in 1961 and flew for various international commercial airlines until time of death in 1982.

Survivors as of 2005 include four children: Michael Dee living in Bellevue, WA; Roger Albert, Debra Ann, and Mark Kent living in Houston, TX.


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  • Created by: Colonel
  • Added: 29 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11638819
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC Albert Edward Burkhalter (2 Nov 1919–2 Feb 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11638819, citing Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Colonel (contributor 46802855) .