HORWEGE, Glenn Lorensen
Name: Glenn Lorensen HORWEGE
Born 18 February 1922
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Age at arrival in Buchenwald: 22
Died 15 February 1997 in Fair Oaks, California, age 74
Service ID: O-763607
Service Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Duties: Fighter pilot
Air Group: 9th Air Force, 362nd Fighter Group, 377th Fighter Squadron
Airbase: Lignerolles, Normandy
Aircraft: P-47 42-76443
Date shot down: 8 August 1944
Fate of crew: Captured on landing.
Evasion summary: N/A
Date captured: 8 August 1944
Capture summary: Arrested by the SS.
Boxcar Transport: 15-20 August 1944, in boxcar #1 or #2
Buchenwald ID: 78281
Notes on Buchenwald internment:
Transferred from Buchenwald to: Stalag Luft III, North Compound
Kriege ID: 8143
Notes on SLIII internment:
Subsequent transfer to: Stalag XIII-D, Nurnberg.
Notes on internment: Marched to SVIIA 2-12 April 1945.
Liberation: 29 April 1945 by units of the 14th Armored Division from Patton’s Third Army.
Repatriation from ETO:
Notes on Post-War period: