Gothenburg, Nebraska


William Aunspaugh graduated from Nebraska State Teachers College in January 1942. He then went on to serve in the U.S. Army Air Force in Europe during World War II. He died in a plane crash in the English Channel in September 1944.

Death day approximate; only year and month are available.

Branch of Service

Army Air Force



Military Occupational Specialty

Pilot or Crew Member

Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Envelope 3

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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William Aunspaugh in uniform



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