For God and Country

Martin County Veterans Memorial www.mcvm.org

BIOGRAPHY: Did basic training at Ft. Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas. He shipped over to England on the ship Queen Elizabeth. He was stationed in Blackpool and was in aircraft maintenance . He worked primarily on B-17 and B22. His uniforms were donated to the Ceylon, Minnesota Historical Society.

YEARS OF SERVICE: 1942-1945

THIESSE, SYLVAN H

BRANCH OF SERVICE: U.S. ARMY AIR CORP