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Sgt Vernon Le Roy Warner
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Birth: 1922
California, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1943
Wyoming, USA

Vernon served as a Tech. Sergeant on B-24E Liberator #41-29032, 453rd Bomber Group, 735th Bomber Squadron, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in San Diego County, California prior to the war. He enlisted in the Army on October 1, 1941, prior to the war, at Fort Rosecrans, California. He was noted as being employed as an Actor and also as Single, without dependents.

He had family residing at 1017 Park Avenue, Rochester, Monroe County, New York during the war.

Vernon died in the "Line Of Duty" during a training flight out of the Pocatello Army Airfield when his bomber struck a mountainside thirteen miles south of Dubois, Wyoming. All eleven on aboard perished.

Service # 19060902

The ten other's killed during the flight included:

2nd Lt. Alan Fredrick Kirschner, 2nd Lt. David H. MacGowan (pilot), 2nd Lt. Royce O Davis, 2nd Lt. Lyle P Schroeer, Sgt. Joseph Baiocchi, S/Sgt. Jesse P Bradshaw, S/Sgt. Granville W Hampton, S/Sgt. William G. Parkay, S/Sgt. Herbert W. Roberts, and S/Sgt. Chester W. Stock.
 
 
Inscription:
California
Tech Sgt
735 Bomb SQ AC
August 14, 1943
 
Note: Entered the service from California
 
Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: E, 192
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3437822
Sgt Vernon Le Roy Warner
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Remembering you and the 10 others who were with my uncle on that fatal flight. R.I.P.
- CStephens
 Added: May. 30, 2016

- Gennaphyr
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 17, 2011
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