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Scrapbook Page for Elias (Albert Bennett) KREINER


Several photo were taken 3 Oct 1943 during the time Al and his wife were living in Dayton, Ohio, near Patterson field. Wright-Patterson AFB was established in 1948 as a merger of Patterson and Wright Fields.

Sylvester John "Syl" Kreiner, Elias (Albert Bennett) "Al" Kreiner, Helen Kreiner, William John "Bill" Kreiner, Christopher Alex "Chris" Kreiner

Alexander & Maria Kemeny; Elias "Al" Kreiner-uniform; Andrew Kemeny; William A Kreiner; William & Marie Kreiner; Sylvester & Anna Kreiner; Leona Kreiner; Alex & Helen Bognar

Frank Kreiner; Sylvester "Syl" Kreiner; Elias "Al" Kreiner-uniform; Alexander "Alex" Bognar; Robert "Bob" Kreiner

MSgt Al Kreiner with Marie (Bill) Kreiner, Anna "Mom" (Syl) Kreiner, possibly Anna Mae (Al) Kreiner, Unknown, Leona (Chris) Kreiner

Postcard sent 31 May 1946 by Al which was received by his brother Sylvester. (See clipping from the San Antonio Light newspaper dated 17 Jul 1946 below, it mentions Al as Sgt Major European Air Transport Service).

Eastern Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky


The San Antonio Light, Editor-in-chief of the Hickam Field News, Hawaii - 11 Apr 1940.

On back of photo: "Daddy, three days after Dec 7th attack" - 10 Dec 1941.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 23 Dec 1941.

San Antonio Express, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 13 Mar 1942.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 19 Oct 1943.

"Dear Sarge" Coming Home for Visit After 21 Years

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 27 Mar 1946.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 17 Jul 1946. (See postcard sent 31 May 1946 by Al above, which was received by his brother Sylvester). Assigned to: European Air Transport Serivce in Wiesbaden, Germany

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 18 Feb 1948.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 27 Nov 1949. Assigned to: 1945th Airways and Air Communications Service, Rhein-Main Air Force Base, Frankfurt, Germany

San Antonio Express, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 30 Nov 1949.

San Antonio Express, San Antonio, Bexar,Texas - 3 Mar 1950. Assigned to: 36th Fighter-Bomber Wing, Fürstenfeldbruck Air Base, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 30 Jan 1951.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 14 Apr 1951 - Obituary of Al's sister-in-law Viola Frances Garcia. She was Anna Mae Kreiner's sister

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - 12 Dec 1952.

San Antonio, Bexar, Texas - Probably Dec 1952.

MSgt Al Kreiner sent this Season's Greetings card to Andrew (Andy) Joseph LITVANY Jr. on 22 Dec 1952 from 410-A Calgary, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas

Mother's maiden last name is misspelled, should be Böröndy.

MSgt Al Kreiner's drawings from a scrapbook that Andrew (Andy) Joseph LITVANY Jr. had, which was sent to me on 7 Feb 2013 by Deb Gensmer

MSgt Al Kreiner's drawings from a scrapbook that Andrew (Andy) Joseph LITVANY Jr. had, which was sent to me on 7 Feb 2013 by Deb Gensmer

MSgt Al Kreiner's drawings from a scrapbook that Andrew (Andy) Joseph LITVANY Jr. had, which was sent to me on 7 Feb 2013 by Deb Gensmer

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