Roger W. Brueske

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Record 253/959
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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Collection Winnebago County Historical Commission
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Roger W. Brueske.
Year Range from 1942
Event World War II
Year range to 1943
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view of Roger W. Brueske. He is wearing a service uniform and cap with Distinctive Unit Insignia on both.
Roger W. Brueske was born March 9, 1922 in Oshkosh, WI, the son of Norma Brueske. His father passed away and his mother remarried. He was working for his stepfather, William F. Potschaider as a roofer when he enlisted in the army on October 13, 1942. He had only been in France two months when he was killed in battle on September 20, 1944.
Object ID P2005.20.77
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Brueske, Roger W.
Print size 5" x 7"
Subjects Portrait photographs
World War II
United States Army
European Theater of Operations
Title Roger W. Brueske
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