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Lt. Milton Oscar Edwards
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1921
Death: May 31, 1943

Milton's B-26C crew was assigned to the 336th.Bomb Group, 478th Bomb Squadron. Their plane went into a spiraling dive and crashed into a swamp on a second attempt to land at Avon Park. All crew members were killed.

crew members were:

Flight Officer William R. Norman,
S. Sgt. Clarence Hughes,
Sgt. Richard Condit,
Sgt. John Collins, and
Sgt. Leroy Bording

This information was graciously shared by Mike Smith. See his website: B26.com

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Note: 478th. Sqdn. USAC "Killed in Line of Duty"
 
Burial:
Silver Hill Cemetery
Frostproof
Polk County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Donna McPherson
Record added: Sep 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30157475
Lt. Milton Oscar Edwards
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Lt. Milton Oscar Edwards
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