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Charles W. Boal, Jr
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1922
Death: Apr. 14, 1945

Pennsylvania Staff Sgt. 870 AAF Bomb Sq. WW II

Staff Sergeant Boal was a crewmember aboard U.S. Army Air Corps B-29-40-BW Superfortress #42-24604, nicknamed "Wheel n' Deal." Killed In Action when the bomber, said to be on a weather reconnaissance mission over Japan, crashed in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo, with the loss of all eleven crew. With the 497th Bomb Group, 870th Bomb Squadron.

(Contributed by Tim Cook) 
 
Burial:
Boal Cemetery
Markleysburg
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Rebekah Billings
Record added: Feb 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84369586
Charles W. Boal, Jr
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