Veterans' Memorial Project

Fred Henry Gunn

East St. Louis, IL

World War II

College: Commerce & Business Administration

Graduation Year: Attended 1937

Service Branch: Air Force

Rank: First Lieutenant

Date of Birth: 09/01/1918

Date of Death: 12/07/1943

Affiliations: Sigma Chi

Lt. Gunn served with the 404th Fighter Bomber Group, 506th Fighter Bomber Squadron. He was killed piloting a P-39 Q Airacobra in a crash, 8 miles south of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He is buried at Valhalla Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Missouri.

– taken from Web site above and University records

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