LTC Edward Flanick

LTC Edward Flanick

Birth
West Virginia, USA
Death 5 Mar 1942 (aged 32–33)
At Sea
Burial Body lost at sea, Specifically: Off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina
Memorial ID 156924794 · View Source
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Lieutenant Colonel, 96th Bomb Squadron, 2nd
Bomb Group, World War II.

One of eight Army men lost at sea in a crash,
while piloting Y1B-17 Flying Fortress #36-153
over the Atlantic Ocean off Cape Hatteras,
North Carolina, while on anti-submarine patrol
from Langley Field (Virginia).

The men lost aboard were:

Lt. Col. Edward Flanick, Pilot
1st Lt. James H Miller
2nd Lt. Robert L Garrison
Sgt. Ellsworth W Aitken
Sgt. Arthur L Becker
Sgt. Steve J Chohrach
Cpl. Draper Hoyt
PFC Robert R McIntyre

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Ohio; Summit County; ASN O-019457

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  • Maintained by: ShaneO
  • Originally Created by: Tim Cook
  • Added: 10 Jan 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 156924794
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC Edward Flanick (1909–5 Mar 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 156924794, ; Maintained by ShaneO (contributor 47009366) Body lost at sea, who reports a Off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.