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Andrew John Bachhuber

Graduating Class of 1944
Served in World War II

Second Lieutenant
Andrew John Bachhuber

502nd Fighter-Bomber Squadron
85th Fighter Bomber Group


Mayville, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death

Georgia, USA

Date of Death

Location of Burial

St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Mayville, WI

More About Second Lieutenant Bachhuber

Second Lieutenant Andrew John “Jack” Bachhuber enlisted Dec. 20, 1941, and was a flight instructor at Townsend, Georgia. He was assigned to the 502nd Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 85th Fighter-Bomber Group and was sent to Harris Neck Army Airfield in Georgia. While there, he served as a flying instructor. He was killed on Nov. 15, 1943, when he was involved in a mid-air collision while piloting a P-39Q Airacobra aircraft.