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Capt John Howard Adams
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1923
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1952, North Korea

Captain Adams was a crew member of a B-29A Superfortress Bomber with the 28th Bomber Squadron, 19th Bomber Wing. On June 10, 1952, while on a night mission, the aircraft was hit by rocket fire from a MiG near Kwaksan, North Korea and exploded. He was listed as Missing in Action and was presumed dead on February 28, 1954. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Captain Adams was awarded the Air Medal with 7 Oak Leaf Clusters, the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.  
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Missing in Action, North Korea
 
Created by: Eamonn
Record added: Mar 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13627835
 


- C.L. Panagopulos
 Added: Nov. 5, 2008
Rest in Peace.
- Eamonn
 Added: Jun. 10, 2007

- Eamonn
 Added: Mar. 15, 2006
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