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James Elton Hicks
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1930
Death: Oct. 29, 1957

Staff Sergeant Hicks was one of 16 airmen who perished when U.S Air Force KC-97G Stratofreighter #52-2711 struck Gray Mountain, 40 miles north of Flagstaff, Arizona, during a flight originating from Walker Air Force Base in New Mexico.

He was the Radio Operator aboard the aerial refueling tanker.
 
 
Inscription:
SSGT USAC WW2
 
Burial:
Abilene Municipal Cemetery
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Plot: Cedar Hill 107/1/12
 
Created by: Howard Busch
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62330004
James Elton Hicks
Added by: Jim & Judy Harlan
 
 
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