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Gen John Allen Hilger
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1909
Sherman
Grayson County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1982
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Inducted Texas Aviation Hall of Fame, Galveston, Tx.

Major Hilger was Col. Doolittle`s second-in-command during the training and operations for Tokyo Raid in 1942. John and his crew were number 14 to take off from USS Hornet on his way to attack Nagoya, Japan. 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: off Southern California Coast at Newport Beach
 
Maintained by: LAWRENCE HEIDLEBAUGH
Originally Created by: Loren Bender
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41663626
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