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Lieut James Harrison Couch
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1921
Upshur County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1945
Texas, USA

1st Lieut. James Harrison Couch of the 233rd Base Unit Training Squadron from Davis-Monthan Army Air Base, Arizona, was one of twelve airmen who were killed when B-29 Superfortress #44-69943 collided with a
ridge, six miles south of Guadalupe Peak, Texas, approximately twenty miles southwest of Carlsbad, New Mexico.

Eleven other airmen also perished :

Sgt. Aristo Landers FAG#8102215
MSgt.Orval Lawless FAG#75930423
CPL Ralph Martin FAG#22644480
1st Lieut. Joseph Mennen, Jr. FAG#10716748
PFC Clark Moore FAG#104929456
Sgt. Fayette Stanfield FAG#104927482
2nd Lieut. Wesley Waldon FAG#53391386
FO Ernest Wilson FAG #104923939
1st Lieut. James Thomas FAG#16458580
2nd Lieut. James L. Green FAG#89720091
FO Eugene Glahe FAG#104925242

 
 
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 Parents:
  Harrison Monroe Couch (1884 - 1943)
  Ruby Edna Laird Couch (1890 - 1978)
 
 Siblings:
  Hulene Couch Flowers (1908 - 2003)*
  Hazel Mae Couch Loyd (1911 - 1995)*
  Fred Lafayette Couch (1919 - 1986)*
  James Harrison Couch (1921 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ore City Cemetery
Ore City
Upshur County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Tricia the Spirit Chaser...
Record added: Aug 27, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6725298
Lieut James Harrison Couch
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Lieut James Harrison Couch
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Lieut James Harrison Couch
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Remembering you on Memorial Day cousin Jimmy....
- Tricia the Spirit Chaser🌺
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- Tricia the Spirit Chaser🌺
 Added: May. 21, 2015
In your honor on Veterans Day
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