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SSgt William A Monson
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Birth: 1921
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1944, France

U.S. Army Air Forces
Service #35473719
331st Bomber Squadron,
94th Bomber Group, Heavy
Awards: Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster,
Purple Heart

Model: B-17G, Serial# 42-31212, Group:94BG, Squadron 331BS, MACR Report #1890
Notes: MIA Bordeaux 5/1/44 Pilot: Glen Johnson, Co-Pilot: Ralph Patton, Navigator: Milton Church, Bombardier: Jack McGough, Engineer/Top Turret Gunner: Ralph Hall, Radio Operator: Ken Blye, Waist Gunner: Isadore Viola (7EVD), Ball Turret Gunner: Jim Stubblefield, Waist Gunner: "Bill Monson", Tail Gunner: Carlton Coleman (3KIA). Enemy aircraft ripped tailplane , crashed Petit Paris, near Kergrist- Moelou, 34 miles NE L'Orient, Fr. MACR 1890.
(source: B-17 Master Log- Dave Osbourne

Graduated from New Richmond, Ohio
High School, 1939 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred H. Monson (1879 - 1963)
  Bessie V. Monson (1885 - 1949)
 
 Sibling:
  Ralph Jett Monson (1916 - 1970)*
  William A Monson (1921 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Ohio.
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: D, Row 16, Grave47
 
Maintained by: gjbrell
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56647946
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