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 Franklin B. Sipes, Sr

Franklin B. Sipes, Sr

Birth
Death 17 Jul 1995 (aged 71)
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Plot MB, 0, 197
Memorial ID 1184091 · View Source
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Tail Gunner S/Sgt Franklin Sipes POW
Hometown: Louisville KY
Squadron: 564th BS 389th Bomb Group
Pilot Lt Baldwin C.Avery, POW Aurora, NY

Target: Zeitz
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 5217
Date Lost: 12-May-44
Serial Number: 41-28715
Aircraft Model B-24H-10-DT
Aircraft Letter:I
Aircraft Name: 307
Location: Hochenheim
Cause: German Fighter and AA 13 POW

Sgt. Sipes beacame a POW in WW2 returning to duty after WW2 having served a long successful USAAF career eventually retiring as a Command Sergeant.

Son Franklin B Sipes Jr Find A Grave Memorial# 72570922

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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 26 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1184091
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Franklin B. Sipes, Sr (20 Apr 1924–17 Jul 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1184091, citing Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .