Wittekindt

 

Sgt. Glen Arthur Wittekindt


Born: 4 March 1921 - Oak Park, Illinois

Parents: Henry H. Wittekindt & Attie Amundsen-Wittekindt

Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother

Home:

    - 712 Chicago Avenue, Maywood, Illinois

Education:

    - Lincoln School

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1938

    - Illinois Institute of Technology

        - Bachelor of Science - 1943

Occupation: mechanical engineer - Armstrong Tool Company

Inducted:

    - 1943

Serial Number: Unknown

Training: 

    - California

        - combat engineer

Unit: C Company, 173rd Combat Engineer Battalion

Engagements:

    - Aguni

    - Korea

    - Battle of Leyte

    - Battle of Okinawa

        - contracted a disease

Died:

    - 7 October 1946

        - Hines Veterans Administration Hospital

Buried:

     - 10 October 1946 - Acacia Park Cemetery - Chicago, Illinois    


 

 

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