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Lieut Werner Harvey Floyd, Jr

Lieut Werner Harvey Floyd, Jr

Birth
Tooele County, Utah, USA
Death 25 Jul 1944 (aged 22)
Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot V_247_9
Memorial ID 152054 · View Source
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2nd Lt. Werner Harvey Floyd Jr. was the son of Werner Harvey & Dora Hunter Floyd Sr.

He was born in Toole, Utah and was a student at the time of his enlistment.

Co-Pilot 2/Lt Werner H. Floyd, KIA Tooele, UT Squadron: 567th BS 389th Bomb Group Pilot Lt Frank J.Schwermin, POW Effingham, IL

Target:St. Lo Area B

Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 8162

Date Lost: 25-Jul-44

Serial Number: 42-50478

Aircraft Model B-24J-401-CF

Aircraft Letter: T-

Aircraft Name: MISS SHIRLEY

Location: St. Lo France area

Cause: AA 3 EVD, 1 KIA, 6 POW

Notes: Just after passing the target ship hit by flak, and fell out of formation. Bomb bay on fire, but flying on even keel. 8-10 chutes observed.
THANKS TO JOHN DOWDY for the added information on the what happened to Lt. Floyd


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Gravesite Details Repatriated burial 8 May 1948

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  • Maintained by: J. Karl
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 152054
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Werner Harvey Floyd, Jr (25 Sep 1921–25 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 152054, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by J. Karl (contributor 46832317) .