|Death: ||Mar. 26, 1945|
Eastern Visayas, Philippines
Flight Officer, U.S. Army Air Forces, 19th
Bomber Squadron, 22nd Bomber Group, Heavy, World War II.
Navigator aboard B-24L Liberator #44-41537
"Modest Maiden" (Red Raiders).
Flew into side of Mt. Paliwan, Biliran Island
near Leyte, Philippines, in bad weather, during
a routine flight.
Five other Army aviators were killed:
2nd Lt. Charles E Brammer, Pilot
2nd Lt. Clarence E Wright, Co-pilot
1st Lt. Ralph L Anderson, Observer
Cpl. Leslie E Mathews, Radio Operator
Cpl. Arthur J Sassani, Flight Engineer
FLT O, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II
Note: Entered the service from New York; ASN T-133044
Saint James Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Tim Cook
Record added: Nov 09, 2012
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