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Burton Christ Holtzman

Graduating Class of 1938
Served in World War II
Attached photograph of Staff Sergeant Holtzman

Staff Sergeant
Burton Christ Holtzman

Army Air Forces
4th Bombardment Squadron
34th Bombardment Group


Rock Springs, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death

North Sea

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Oak Hill Cemetery, North Freedom, WI

More About Staff Sergeant Holtzman

Prior to enlisting, Staff Sergeant Holtzman was the shipping manager of Sprague-Dawley Inc. in Madison. He was a nose gunner on a B-24 Liberator bomber. Ssg. Holtzman is memorialized on the Tablets of the Missing at the Cambridge American Cemetery. He received the Presidential citation, Air Medal with an Oak Leaf Cluster, and ETO ribbon with two stars. He was killed while bailing out of a damaged aircraft and was never seen again.