Orville Klotzbuecher

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Record 201/959
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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Collection Winnebago County Historical Commission
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Orville Klotzbuecher.
Year Range from 1940
Event World War II
Year range to 1944
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view image of Sergeant Orville Klotzbuecher. He is wearing a Service Uniform and enlisted man's service hat. He wears a 32nd Division patch on his left shoulder and sergeant's chevrons. He is also wearing Distinctive Unit Badges for his regiment on his lapels.
Orville Klotzbuecher was born July 2, 1916 in Oshkosh, WI, the son of Leona Wesenberg and Gustave Klotzbuecher. He enlisted in the band of the 32nd Division in the late 1930s (Wisconsin National Guard) and later transfered to an infantry company. He fought at the Battle of Buna and others in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
Object ID P2005.20.3
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Klotzbuecher, Orville F.
Print size 3" x 4"
Subjects Portrait photographs
World War II
32nd Division
Pacific Theater of Operations
Title Orville Klotzbuecher
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