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William L Ritch
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1920
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1952

WWII USAAF 401st Bomber Group (H) 615th Squadron Mission #17
Description: On 29 January 1944, the Little Boots B-17 Flying Fortress from the 615th Bomber Squadron, 401st Bombardment Group (Heavy), was shot down near Worms, Germany, on a mission targeting factories in Frankfurt, Germany. Of the 10 crew members, five were Killed in Action and five were taken Prisoner of War in Stalag Luft.See MACR2274. 
 
Inscription:
CAPT, US AIR FORCE, WORLD WAR II

 
Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: D 0 1209
 
Maintained by: Andy Swinnen
Originally Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
Record added: Dec 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82595732
William L Ritch
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William L Ritch
Added by: GLENN
 
William L Ritch
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We shall never forget
- Andy Swinnen
 Added: Aug. 20, 2012
Rest in Peace...
- GRP
 Added: May. 12, 2012
 
 
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