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More About First Lieutenant Sylvester
Before enlisting, First Lieutenant Sylvester was an x-ray technician at Milwaukee Children's hospital. He entered service on Jan. 5, 1943, and served in the Pacific Theatre.
First Lieutenant Sylvester was killed in action in Kunming, China, when his plane crashed. He was an air transport command pilot flying supplies from India to China.