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Sgt Donald Pelletier
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1918
Maine, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1944, At Sea

Donald served as a Technical Sergeant on B-17G (#43-38190), 861st Bomber Squadron, 493rd Bomber Group, Heavy, U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

He resided in Aroostook County, Maine prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on January 7, 1942 in Portland, Maine. He was noted as being Single, without dependents.

Donald was declared "Missing In Action" when his B-17 collided with another B-17 and crashed into the English Channel during the war. He was awarded the Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters and the Purple Heart.

Service # 31037733

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The other airmen lost on this flight:

Beaudoin, Roland A., S/Sgt, Connecticut
Beba, Donald L., S/Sgt, Pennsylvania
Fuchs, Glenward S., Jr., S/Sgt, Indiana
Minor, Sidney W., T/Sgt, Georgia
Pelletier, Donald, T/Sgt, Maine

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Burial:
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
Coton
South Cambridgeshire District
Cambridgeshire, England
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56293258
Sgt Donald Pelletier
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