Sgt John Curtis Mackie

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Sgt John Curtis Mackie

  • Birth 25 Nov 1923 Williamsfield, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 6 Mar 1944 Castor, Bienville Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Williamsfield, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Section D
  • Memorial ID 18644926

Sergeant Mackie served with the
475th Bomb Squadron, 355th Bomb Group
from Barksdale Field, Louisiana.

He was one of six Army airmen killed when
B-26C Marauder #41-35139 crashed into
terrain, nine miles east of Castor,
Louisiana.

The other five airmen killed were:

2nd Lt. John D. Regina (pilot)
2nd Lt. Charles N. Hansen
2nd Lt. Wilfred L. Trass
S/Sgt. Jack C. Kern
Sgt. John B. T. Devitt


Family Members


Inscription

Member of U. S. Army Air Forces "He gave his life in the performance of his duty."

Gravesite Details None

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  • Created by: Amelia Crombie-Christy
  • Added: 27 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18644926
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt John Curtis Mackie (25 Nov 1923–6 Mar 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18644926, citing Williamsfield Cemetery, Williamsfield, Knox County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Amelia Crombie-Christy (contributor 46861625) .