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Lieut David Swanton Alter
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Birth: 1918
Death: May 20, 1943
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

2nd Lieutenant Alter was the pilot of U.S. Army Air Corps B-24E Liberator #42-7053. Perished when the bomber collided with a 20 million cubic feet natural gas storage tank, at the intersection of West 73rd Street and Central Park Avenue in Chicago, after departing the Municipal Airport (now Midway International Airport). All twelve crew aboard were killed.

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 Parents:
  George Elias Alter (1868 - 1940)
  Diana Swanton Alter (1880 - 1960)
 
Note: , Burial Date 1943, Ref: Cemetery Records
 
Burial:
Homewood Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section: 12-2 Lot: 21 Grave: 8
 
Created by: Graves
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90756790
Lieut David Swanton Alter
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Lieut David Swanton Alter
Added by: Richard Boyer
 
Lieut David Swanton Alter
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