2LT Gaston Rene Boire

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2LT Gaston Rene Boire

  • Birth 1917 Canada
  • Death 5 Sep 1942 Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Berlin, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Memorial ID 126324863

Gaston served as a Second Lieutenant on B-26B #41-17628, MacDill Field, Florida, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Coos County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on December 17, 1941 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Office Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

Gaston died in the "Line Of Duty" while training when his B-26 crashed for an unknown reason near Fort Myers, Florida during the war.

Service # O-791666

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Airmen who perished on B-26B #41-17628:

Boire, Gaston R ~ 2nd Lt, NH
Dubois, John J ~ Cpl, KS
La Fleur, Paul L ~ Cpl, MA
McBride, Edward L ~ 2nd Lt, PA
Schmidt, Arthur W, Jr ~ 1st Lt, OH
Trochesser, James V ~ S/Sgt, LA
(James' name cannot be found in any military records except for the assignment to this plane. There are no "Trochesser's" found on Find A Grave.)

Bio & Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 13 Mar 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126324863
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Gaston Rene Boire (1917–5 Sep 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 126324863, citing Saint Anne Cemetery, Berlin, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .