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Howard J. LaBrenz
Colonel, United States Army Air Corps
In 1948, he took part in the Berlin Airlift which helped that German city to survive when the Russians attempted to cut it off from the West. He was awarded Humane Actions Medal by the Air Force for his actions there.

He died in a plane crash just outside of Washington, D.C. in 1964 and was buried with full military honors in Section 37 of Arlington National Cemetery.

LA BRENZ, HOWARD J
COL USAF
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF BIRTH: 01/08/1919
DATE OF DEATH: 08/22/1964
DATE OF INTERMENT: 08/25/1964
BURIED AT: SECTION 37  SITE 3799
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY


Posted: 22 April 1998 - Updated: 18 September 2004  Updated: 27 August 2005