Caylor was a gunner on B-24J #42-73080, assigned to the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 492nd Bombardment Squadron. They crashed on final approach to Kurmitola airbase in India, having flown from Kunming China. All aboard, except the co-pilot, were killed.
He received the Purple Heart.
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Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/20493776/joe-a.-caylor : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Joe A. Caylor (9 May 1924–18 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 20493776, citing Tecumseh Cemetery, Tecumseh, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Kymberlys Daddy (contributor 46616260) .