Corp Anton F Thell

Corp Anton F Thell

Birth
Nebraska, USA
Death 27 Nov 1943 (aged 21)
At Sea
Burial Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia
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Memorial ID 56250782 · View Source
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Anton F. Thell
Corporal, U.S. Army Air Forces
Service # 17123524
Army Air Corps
Entered the Service from: Nebraska
Died: 27-Nov-43
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Tablets of the Missing at North Africa American Cemetery
Carthage, Tunisia
Awards: Purple Heart

Cpl. Anton F. Thell killed in action

Word has been received by Mrs. Elizabeth Thell, 60th & F Streets, from the War
Department that her son Cpl. Anton F. Thell died November 27, 1943, somewhere in
the European area. He was previously reported missing in action.
Besides his mother, Cpl. Thell is survived by four brothers, Michael, Max,
William and George; four sisters, Mrs. Lillian Trombley, Mrs. Mary McEvoy,
Stella and Evelyn.
The Rev. Joseph Autard was celebrant of a Requiem Mass sung at Holy Ghost church
Tuesday for Cpl. Thell.

True Voice (Catholic newspaper for Omaha diocese)
28 May 1944

Anton was a passenger on the H.M.T. Rohna that was sunk in the Mediterranean during WW II.

He is on the Rohna page as a Casualty at:

https://rohnasurvivors.org/casualties/

and is also on my Rohna webpage at:

http://www.russpickett.com/history/rohna.htm

Russ Pickett

Contributor: Russ Pickett (46575736) • russpickde@comcast.net

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Nebraska.

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  • Maintained by: Loren Bender
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56250782
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Anton F Thell (21 Mar 1922–27 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56250782, citing North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia ; Maintained by Loren Bender (contributor 47060026) .