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Sterling V. Shipla

 

Sterling Shipla

Date of Birth: May 25, 1919, in Oconto, Wisconsin

Date of Death: September 9, 1944, in Noamfoor, New Guinea (25 years old)

Source:

findagrave.com

Did you know?

First Lieutenant Sterling V. Shipla was killed in action during World War II.

Shipla was a member of the United States Army Air Corp 868 Army Air Force

Bombardment Squadron.

 

Teams:

1940 Boston Bears (AFL III)

College:

St. Norbert College