New England Air Museum
Edward Walter Ahrens
Recent Address:
Harrison Township, Boon County, IA 50036
Email:
Family Information:
Parents: Andrew and Clara; Wife: Fern; Son: Charles; Siblings: (in 1930): Warren, Lawrence, Raymond, Iris Ahrens, Jean
Hometown:
Boone County, IA
Date Entered Service:
June 8, 1942
Service Number:
Bomb Group:
99th Repair Sqdn., 22nd Air Depot Grp.
Squadron:
Location of Unit:
Tinker Field, OK
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions Flown:
Targets:
Awards/Decorations:
Service Schools Attended:
Anderson Sheet Metal/Los Angeles, CA
Military Specialty(ies):
Rank Upon Discharge:
S/Sgt
Crew Type:
Airplane Serial No.& Name:
Were you a POW?
No
Were you interned?
No
Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged from the 58th:
January 3, 1946
Post-WWII Military Service:
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Farmer and carpenter
Comments:
Edward passed away March 31, 1998 and is buried at Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Boone, IA

 


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