SSGT Francis R Peyerl

SSGT Francis R Peyerl

Death 24 May 1944
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 34 Site 4928
Memorial ID 15040142 · View Source
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Francis served as a Staff Sergeant on B-24H (#42-52190), 740th Bomber Squadron, 455th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Iowa prior to the war.

Francis was "Killed In Action", with two other members of his crew, when his B-24 was shot down over Austria during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on February 20, 1950.

Service # 37437193


He is interred with two other crew member of #42-52190:

Link, Frederick W., Sgt, Maine
Pinkos, Theodore J., Sgt, Connecticut



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