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”We remember those that served the 453rd for their service to our country"


2015

 Captain Leon Helfand

  • Born: August 9, 1920

  • Passed: March 18, 2015

  • Cemetary:

  • Served the 453rd: Under Captain Alvin Lien as his Navigator during WWII.

  • Survived By: Mrs. Elizabeth Helfand (wife), Mr. Jonathan Helfand (son), Stephen Helfand (son), and and grand daughters Carolyn Helfand and Alexia Erlichman.

 

Lt. Chris W. Christensen

  • Born: December 22,1918

  • Passed: January 13, 2015

  • Cemetary: White Chapel Cemetary.

    D. W. Newcomer's Sons Funeral Homes, Cemeteries
  • Served the 453rd: Under Lt. Edward J. Perro as Co-Pilot with the 735th BS.

  • Survived By: His brother, Willard, son, Chris, daughter, Linda, step - children, Elaine and LD, six grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren.

    brother, Willard, son, Chris, daughter, Linda, step- children, Elaine and LD, six grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/kansascity/obituary.aspx?pid=173919484#sthash.MwMDGkc6.dpuf
    brother, Willard, son, Chris, daughter, Linda, step- children, Elaine and LD, six grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/kansascity/obituary.aspx?pid=173919484#sthash.MwMDGkc6.dpuf
    brother, Willard, son, Chris, daughter, Linda, step- children, Elaine and LD, six grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/kansascity/obituary.aspx?pid=173919484#sthash.MwMDGkc6.dpuf

Lt. Chris W. Christensen 


brother, Willard, son, Chris, daughter, Linda, step- children, Elaine and LD, six grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/kansascity/obituary.aspx?pid=173919484#sthash.MwMDGkc6.dpuf
In Honor of:
Engineer T/Sgt. Wallace Edward Habenicht and Bombardier Lt. Leo W. Ryan
453rd BG Memorial Association
732nd BS / 733rd BS / 734th BS / 735th BS
Copyright @ 05/02/2014
(updated 06/08/14)