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Sgt David Grant Foulk
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1925
Pueblo
Pueblo County
Colorado, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1945, Myanmar (Burma)

He was the son of Joseph Lester Foulk and Gladys Irene (McDermith) Foulk.

Foulk was a gunner on B-24J #44-41172, assigned to the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 436th Bombardment Squadron. They were taking part in a bombing mission from Madhaiganj India against the Japanese air base at Moulmein Burma. Foulk's plane was hit by anti-aircraft fire but, despite one engine being knocked out, they completed the bomb run and successfully hit the target. Immediately afterwards his plane was seen to turn west and disappear into turbulent clouds. The plane and crew were never seen again.

Because his body was never recovered, his name is listed on the Tablets of the Missing.

He received the Air Medal and the Purple Heart. 
 
Note: Entered the service from California.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Maintained by: dfr
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56755417
Sgt David Grant Foulk
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