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2Lt Harry E Selby
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Birth: 1919
Carneys Point
Salem County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1944

Harry was born 1919, in Penn's Neck, ( Carney's Point ) Salem, New Jersey.
In Sep 18, 1941 he enlisted to the air corps.

In 1943 he arrived in England to join the 401st BG
His last mission, Jan 11, 1944, Target: Oschersleben, the plane was attacked by 2 enemy fighters.
Unfortunately, Harry was killed

He was awarded with a Purple Heart Medal

In 1944, when Harry died on the age of 24 he left behind his family :

His father, Harry E Selby
His mother, Virginia Selby
His sister, Margaret Selby
His brother Woodrow Selby

2nd Lt
0-748813
612th
Maryland
1919 - 1943
Co Pilot aboard 42-31486

Remember-our-heroes


 
 
Note: Entered the service from Maryland.
 
Burial:
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
Saint-Avold
Departement de la Moselle
Lorraine, France
Plot: B , Row : 32 , Grave : 35
 
Maintained by: Andy Swinnen
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56660645
2Lt Harry E Selby
Added by: Andy Swinnen
 
2Lt Harry E Selby
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Added by: CarolBee
 
 
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For my Truitt cousin
- Dottie Colleen K.
 Added: May. 27, 2016
Harry resided in Worcester County, Maryland at the time of his enlistment.
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Feb. 9, 2013
We shall never forget
- Andy Swinnen
 Added: May. 9, 2012
 
 
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