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John E Muckey
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1921
Death: Apr. 5, 1942

Official USAAF Cable of Accident:
(Hand written, top right: 11:37 a.m. 4/8/42)

From: Ft. Shafter, T.H. April 7, 1942

On the night of April 6, 1942 at about 0700 GCT, a B-17E No. 41-2443 cracked up. Conducting investigation and search. To date have found 4 bodies, but impossible to establish identification. Will send additional details later. Listed below are members of crew: 1st Lt. Ward Cox, Jr, 0392806 and Charles O. Allan, Jr. 0367225, 2nd Lieutenant James W. Roshoe 0430910, Staff Sergeants Luther L. Perry, Jr. 6292999, Mathias E. Donart 6568848, and Edward L. Hakes 6667164, Sergeants Warren F. Schneider 12025843 and Wilbur L. Gravitt 6296816, Corporals John F. Morris 6999571 and John E. Muckey 6981906.

Original filed under Cablegrams
Filed in Safe
(Hand written, lower right: FATAL.)

(Each name is underlined and has a number, 1 through 10, above it which has been circled.)
http://hiavps.com/images/B-17E%2041-2443/ARC%20Crew%20List%20Cables.pdf


http://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-17/41-2443.html
(lists the Crew and a brief history)

http://hiavps.com/Cox%20B-17E.htm
(includes photos)
 
 
Inscription:
NEW YORK
CPL II AAF BOMB GROUP
WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: C, 230
 
Maintained by: SMG
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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KIA
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 4, 2011
You are not forgotten.
- SMG
 Added: Nov. 4, 2011
 
 
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