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Lieut Billy G. Adams
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Birth: May 22, 1922
Death: Apr. 5, 1944
El Paso County
Colorado, USA

2nd Lt. Billy G. Adams, son of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Adams, Grand Saline.

He graduated at Bolton H.S. and Draughon's, Fort Worth.

Entered U.S. Army Air Corps in 1943 and trained in Shawnee, Okla. and Sand Antonio, Texas.

He was killed in plane crash, 1944.

Served with the 214th Combat Crew Training Squadron.

He was the Navigator aboard B-24J Liberator #42-73375. He was killed when a crash landing was made due to engine failures, five miles north of Peterson Field, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Also killed in the crash were:

1st Lt. Charles H. Everett (pilot)
2nd Lt. Robert E. Cockrell (co-pilot)
S/Sgt. John D. Di Marino
S/Sgt. Furnifold M. Simmons

Find A Grave contributor Tim Cook
Woodside Cemetery
Grand Saline
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Judy Richards
Originally Created by: Dana Ribble
Record added: Mar 04, 2006
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Served in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
- Judy Richards
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014

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