KRAUSE, ARTHUR E.

Name: Arthur E. Krause
Rank/Branch: Civilian
Unit:
Date of Birth:
Home City of Record: Onarga, IL
Date of Loss: 08 June 1963
Country of Loss: South Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 150000N 1080000E
Status (in 1973): Released 18 November 1963
Category:
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: Jeep

Other Personnel in Incident: None

Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK 06 September 1996 from one or more of the
following: raw data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with
POW/MIA families, published sources, interviews.

REMARKS: DOD SEZ Ground; JCRC SEZ Jeep
    
    
Chicago Sun Times
Tues., Nov. 26, 1963

Illinoisan Held By Viet Reds TelIs Ordeal

By Sanche De Gramont
N.Y. Herald Tribune  Special

SAIGON, South Viet Nam -A U.S. civilian engineer held in jungle
captivity for 5 1/2  months by the Communist Viet Cong .....

The captive, Arthur E. Krause, 29, of Onarga, Ill., an employee  of the
Philco Corp., was helping Army engineers build roads and airfields in
central Viet Nam when he was captured June 8 on a rock collecting
expedition. He was freed Saturday.....