Kearney, Nebraska


Corporal Victor Deep was from Kearney, Nebraska. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Carl Deeb. He graduated Kearney High School and attended Nebraska State Teachers College at Kearney one year before joining the Army. His B-29 and crew would later process through Kearney Air Field about five weeks before he died on March 30th, 1945. He died when his B-29 crashed into the sea off the coast of the Marianas islands after successfully completing a bombing run over Tokyo.

Branch of Service

Army Air Force



Military Occupational Specialty

B-29 Gunner

Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 4

Additional Information

Additional information available in the 1946 Blue and Gold yearbook, viewable at http://library.unk.edu/archives/ . If you'd like to schedule a visit to view these materials in person, or if you'd like to submit additional information, please contact us.

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Victor Deeb



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