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Lieut Charles Leslie Zeiss
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1918
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1944
Ellsworth County
Kansas, USA

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2nd Lieutenant Zeiss was killed in the crash of U.S. Army Air Corps B-29-20-BW Superfortress #42-6417 one mile southeast of Lorraine, Kansas. Five other airmen also perished.
He was serving with the 879th Bomb Squadron, 499th Bomb Group at Smoky Hill Army Airfield, Salina, Kansas.


Also killed were:

1st Lt. Ralph L Ingold

2nd Lt. Richard G Creain

2nd Lt. Crawford C Hoffpauir

2nd Lt. Walter L Pfeffer

Cpl. George E Sullivan

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 Parents:
  Charles A Zeiss (1882 - 1968)
  Susie M Zeiss (1889 - 1954)
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Leslie Zeiss (1918 - 1944)
  Martha Sue Zeiss Clymer (1927 - 2009)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Entered the service from Kentucky; From McCracken County, Ky.
 
Burial:
Maplelawn Park Cemetery
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Tim Cook
Record added: Nov 10, 2012
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Lieut Charles Leslie Zeiss
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