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Lieut Henry D. Smith
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1917
Death: Dec. 19, 1943
Lincoln County
Idaho, USA


Second Lieutenant Smith was a crewmember
aboard U.S. Army Air Corps B-24E Liberator
#42-7074, serving with the 464th Bomber
Group, 770th Bomber Squadron from Pocatello
Army Air Base.

While on a flight, an engine fire forced a crash
landing at Kimama Butte, Idaho.

All eight crew aboard were killed.
Severe icing was believed to be the cause.

The crew killed:

2nd Lt. Robert C Gitt (pilot)
2nd Lt. Harold B Hood
2nd Lt. Walter C Ives
2nd Lt. Henry D Smith
Sgt. Charles H McLey
Sgt. Robert Russell
Sgt. James W Schindel
Sgt. Sol Buttner

Sardinia Cemetery (New)
Erie County
New York, USA
Maintained by: Tim Cook
Originally Created by: Donna
Record added: Jun 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27779145
Lieut Henry D. Smith
Added by: nmbo
Lieut Henry D. Smith
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- nmbo
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013

- Donna
 Added: Dec. 25, 2012

 Added: Oct. 18, 2010

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