Eugene Sengstake Sr.'s Leather Wallet

Title

Eugene Sengstake Sr.'s Leather Wallet

Subject

World War II

Description

This is a leather pocket wallet that Eugene Sengstake carried during World War II.

Eugene Wagner Sengstake Sr. of Lincoln, Nebraska, served in the 110th Medical Regiment and later as a B-24 pilot. Sengstake served in the U.S. Army Air Forces from 1941-1944, and he attained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant. His service was in South Pacific, including New Guinea. He was killed in action June 9, 1944 between Palau and Wake Islands.

Source

Eugene Sengstake Jr., Lincoln History Harvest, 2014

Date

1944 circa

Rights

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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Files

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Citation

“Eugene Sengstake Sr.'s Leather Wallet,” History Harvest, accessed July 23, 2024, https://historyharvest.unl.edu/items/show/516.

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