Iowa State Memorial Union

Marc Strumpell - 1st Lieutenant

Rank: 1st Lieutenant
Date Of Death: Dec 2, 1943
War / Conflict: World War II
Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
Gold Star Hall - Wall Location: West Wall (by Entrance Door)

Biography

Year at ISU: 1943

First Lieutenant Marc E. Strumpell came from Dubuque, Iowa.

From the Des Moines Register, December 31 1943:

"DUBUQUE - First Lieutenant Marc Strumpell, fighter plane pilot, was reported missing in action following a raid in Italy December 2, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beulow. He attended Iowa State College in Ames before enlisting in April, 1942. He was awarded the Air Medal and two Oak Leaf Clusters while serving in the Mediterranean area."

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