|Birth: ||Oct. 16, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1944, China|
McLaughlin was from Harrisburg Pennsylvania, and was the son of Charles R and Mary Edith (Nothhelfer) McLaughlin.
He was killed when the B-24J bomber (serial number 44-40846) on which he was the engineer crashed twenty miles south of Luliang, China. All aboard were killed. The aircraft was part of the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 9th Bombardment Squadron. The Squadron was being used to fly fuel and supplies from India over the Himalayas to the Chinese and United States Army Air Forces based in China.
McLaughlin received the Purple Heart.
The other men on the flight
Charles Michael Raymond McLaughlin (1889 - 1965)
Charles R McLaughlin (1918 - 1996)*
Richard T McLaughlin (1923 - 1944)
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Plot: Plot B Row 0 Grave 660
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Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
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