SSGT Walter Knudsen

SSGT Walter Knudsen

Birth
Nebraska, USA
Death 9 Oct 1944 (aged 21)
Morobe, Papua New Guinea
Burial Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Plot Buried near parents
Memorial ID 82743630 · View Source
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Disappeared on a B-24 flight
In 2005 remains of plane and crew found


Also Listed on:
Cenopath Memorial at Tablets of the Missing at Manila Cemetery

remains not Individually Identified are buried in
group burial at Arlington Cemetery

ABMC record:
Walter Knudsen
Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army Air Forces
Service # 17029283
Headquarters Squadron, 8th Air Service Group
Entered the Service from: Iowa
Died: 9-Oct-44
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Tablets of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines
Awards: His remains were recovered.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 31 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82743630
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Walter Knudsen (23 Apr 1923–9 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82743630, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .