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TSgt Hillburn L Cheek
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Birth: unknown
Oregon, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1945
Gairloch
Highland, Scotland

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

 
 
Burial:
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
Coton
South Cambridgeshire District
Cambridgeshire, England
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
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- Martin Douglas Packer
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