|Death: ||Jun. 13, 1945|
Hillburn was a Technical Sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Forces~44th Bomber Squadron, 40th Bomber Group, Very Heavy.
Service # 39333461
He entered the Service from Oregon.
Awards: Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters
He was aboard a B-24-H Liberator bomber, serial number 42-95095, which crashed at the Fairy Lochs near Gairloch, Wester Ross, Scotland with the loss of all 9 crew members and 6 passengers. It was returning to the USA.
Six of the victims are interred at Cambridge.
SSgt Robert J Francis
SSgt Eldon J Gilles
SSgt Albert L Natkin
SSgt Emil Einarsen
SSgt Herman Riefen
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
South Cambridgeshire District
Plot: Plot E Row 0 Grave 78
Maintained by: Martin Douglas Packer
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56288523