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Sgt J E Carrker

Birth
Death 3 Nov 1948
Lajes, Vila da Praia da Vitória Municipality, Azores Region, Portugal
Burial Body lost at sea, Specifically: Unknown if body was recovered
Memorial ID 101502752 · View Source
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Master Sergeant Carrker was killed when U.S. Air Force B-29-50-MO Superfortress #44-86356 faltered on takeoff from Lajes Field, Azores, and crashed into the sea 500 yards offshore. The aircraft and it's crew were homebound to MacDill Air Force Base after serving for some extended months in England. Eighteen servicemembers perished and one survived and was rescued.


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  • Created by: Tim Cook
  • Added: 29 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101502752
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt J E Carrker (unknown–3 Nov 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101502752, ; Maintained by Tim Cook (contributor 46481904) Body lost at sea, who reports a Unknown if body was recovered.