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Lieut James Culpeper Hill, Jr
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1923
Timmonsville
Florence County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1945

Killed while flying in the service of his country. Lieutenant Hill lost his life in a crash in the China-Burma-India theater of operations. He had been overseas since October of 1944 and had completed 16 trips over the "Hump", as co-pilot of a B-29 Superfortress. Among his raids were town on Formosa, one on Singapore and a number of Japanese occupied China. He was a graduate of the Georgia Military Academy and was a Sophomore at the Citadel when he volunteered as an aviation cadet.

KIA/MIA, over Kawasakia, Japan (Body not recovered)

Death: Feb. 20, 1945

2LT, 768 AAF BOMB SQ WORLD WAR II

 
 
Burial:
Byrd Cemetery
Timmonsville
Florence County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Jeff Hall
Record added: Jun 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71834538
Lieut James Culpeper Hill, Jr
Added by: Jeff Hall
 
Lieut James Culpeper Hill, Jr
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Lieut James Culpeper Hill, Jr
Added by: Anna O'Quinn Richter
 
 
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- Sondra McKay Hayes
 Added: May. 24, 2012
2LT, 768 AAF BOMB SQ WORLD WAR II
- ShaneO
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011
 
 
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