Captain Raymond Henry Gansberg

US Air Force - WW II

 


Service number: O-2044887

361st Fighter Squadron - 356th Fighter Group

Born: 28 March 1920

Date of death: 5 December 1944 - Age 24 - Loppin, Germany

Status: KIA 

 

 

 

Buried: Plot B  Row 41 Grave 48 - Ardennes American Cemetery


Awards

Distinguished Flying Cross with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters

Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters


BIOGRAPHY

Raymond was the son of John L. Gansberg and Anna Hahnsdorf, he had a brother Edward and a sister Ruth A.

Raymond did 4 years of high school, Downers Grove Community High School and was a machinist prior to enlisting.