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2Lt Albert Anson Dorrance, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1920
Shanghai
Shanghai Municipality, China
Death: Jun. 6, 1944
Basse-Normandie, France

Per Army Air Forces documents, Albert's plane was shot down over Carentan, France.

14 Jun 2013-Killed in Action (KIA)-Albert died on D-Day, 6 Jun 1944. He was co-pilot in a C-47A. They were part of the 301st Troop Carrier Squadron, 441st Troop Carrier Group, U.S. Army Air Forces. Shot down over Carentan, Normandy, France.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Anson Dorrance (1894 - 1970)
  Rafaela M. Tennent Peoples (1897 - 1984)
 
 Sibling:
  Albert Anson Dorrance (1920 - 1944)
  Nathaniel Roberts Dorrance (1923 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from California.
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot F, Row 15, Grave 6
 
Maintained by: Kaye
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56644036
2Lt Albert Anson Dorrance, Jr
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- Honor WWII
 Added: Aug. 7, 2015
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- Kaye
 Added: May. 10, 2012
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- Kaye
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