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William O Juart
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1921
Death: May 27, 1975

Hometown: Indiana County, Pennsylvania

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10 MEMBER CREW (6 KIA) (4 POW)

Pilot: 1Lt. George B Keck, KIA
Co-Pilot: 2Lt. Raymond A Gaither, KIA
Navigator: 2Lt. William O. Juart, POW
Bombardier: 2Lt. Arthur R. Bryant, POW
Radio Operator: TSgt. Frank H. Hollingsworth, KIA
Top Turret: TSgt. Milton J. Deville, POW
Ball Turret: SSgt. William D. Wolven, KIA
Tail Gunner: SSgt. William F. Igou, POW
Flexible Gunner: SSgt. Walden A. Hughes, KIA
Flexible Gunner: SSgt. Theodore Paduch, KIA

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Boeing B17F Flying Fortress
Serial#: 42-30104
384th Bombardment Group
547th Bomb Squadron
Missing Air Crew Report #286
Date: Aug 12, 1943
Mission: Synthetic Gas Refinery
Destination: Gelsenkirchen, Germany

Plane was shot down by enemy aircraft and crashed in Haus Oelgarten, a district of the city Hennef in the Rhein-Sieg district in North Rhine-Westphalia. Haus Oelgarten consists of only two houses on a wooded hill between the villages of Hennef Geistingen and Dambroich.
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Bailed out? Yes
Where? North of Bonn, Germany - Ruhr Valley
Injured? Slightly
Was in Stalag Luft #3 south compound, then Moosberg 7A, left from La Havre, France in May 1945
Total number of missions: 13
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German KU Report
Shot down by:
Pilot: Lt Kurt Ibing
Unit: Jagdgeschwader 1 (JG 1/4)
Aircraft: Focke-Wulf (Fw 190A-6)
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POW Camp: Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia Bavaria
(Moved to Nuremberg-Langwasser) 49-11
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Info contributed by Jen 47362231
Sources: MACR report 286 and research
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Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: 2U, 510
 
Maintained by: Jen
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 03, 2000
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