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Lieut Dwight Garfield Bacon
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1918
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1943
Mono County
California, USA

2nd Lieutenant Bacon perished when U.S. Army Air Corps B-24E Liberator #42-7118 collided with Parker Peak, near June Lake, California, June 21, 1943. All seven crew aboard were killed :

2LT William E. Hunt (pilot)
2LT Keith E. Delp
2LT Clair Hartzell, Jr.
T/Sgt. Sam Meyerhoffer
S/Sgt. Elmer Swaving
PFC Maurice A. Smith

The above information was provided courtesy of Find A Grave member Tim Cook. Thank you


For some reason, another Find A Grave member feels the need to add the inscription of a clearly legible marker to the transcription section. 
Family links: 
  Lafayette Foster Bacon (1884 - 1961)
  Violet E. Vaughn Bacon (1887 - 1965)
Dr. L.F.
1884 - 1961
Violet E.
1887 - 1965
Lt. Dwight G,
1918 - 1943
Fairview Cemetery
Cedar Falls
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Couple of Gravers
Record added: Nov 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79701661
Lieut Dwight Garfield Bacon
Added by: Couple of Gravers
Lieut Dwight Garfield Bacon
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 Added: Jan. 18, 2015

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