Paul Lindke was born on March 27, 1919. His family lived in Croswell, Sanilac County, Michigan. He was the son of Edward Albert Lindke and his wife Mary Rudd Pritchett. According to the 1930 U.S. Census, he had 3 siblings: Steward, Zelma and Richelin Lindke.
(Source: World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Search on Paul R Lindke)
Name: Paul R. Lindke, Birth Year: 1919, Race: White, citizen, Nativity State: Michigan, County: Sanilac, Enlistment Date: 29 May 1941, Enlistment City/State: Detroit, Michigan, Branch: Air Corps, Grade Code: Aviation Cadet, Component: Regular Army, Education: 2 years of college, Marital Status: Single without dependents, Height: 71, Weight: 160.
He died on October 21, 1944 – he was KILLED IN ACTION.
According to the Michigan Casualties, World War II, Vol. 3, Part 3, Page 942: He was Capt. Lindke, Paul R. Killed 12-15-44 Asia*, Hometown: Croswell.
According to Michigan Casualties, World War II, Vol. 2, Part 2, Page 452: Capt. Lindke, Paul R., Hometown: Croswell, KILLED 11-4-44 China.
Captain Paul R. Lindke was Killed In Action during World War II in China.
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