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1LT Thomas Pfeiler

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1LT Thomas Pfeiler

Birth
Death
30 Dec 1942 (aged 22)
Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska, USA
Burial
Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA Add to Map
Plot
Section MB Site 117
Memorial ID
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North American B-25D Mitchell 41-29747, 77th BS, 28th Composite Group (Med), 11th AF, shot down by Japanese AAA during raid on Kiska Harbor on the 30th of December 1942.
All 6 crew MIA.
The lost crewmembers are,

1st Lt. Jules Joseph Constantin, Jr., Pilot
1st Lt. Thomas Pfeiler, Co-pilot
2nd Lt. Edward A. Supinski, Bombardier
1st Lt. Sam P. Couris, Navigator
S/Sgt. Henry S. Jones, Jr., Gunner
S/Sgt. Andrew A. Malchau, Radio Operator

A PBY sent to search for the crew, but it was also lost.
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North American B-25D Mitchell 41-29747, 77th BS, 28th Composite Group (Med), 11th AF, shot down by Japanese AAA during raid on Kiska Harbor on the 30th of December 1942.
All 6 crew MIA.
The lost crewmembers are,

1st Lt. Jules Joseph Constantin, Jr., Pilot
1st Lt. Thomas Pfeiler, Co-pilot
2nd Lt. Edward A. Supinski, Bombardier
1st Lt. Sam P. Couris, Navigator
S/Sgt. Henry S. Jones, Jr., Gunner
S/Sgt. Andrew A. Malchau, Radio Operator

A PBY sent to search for the crew, but it was also lost.

Inscription

1LT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II



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  • Maintained by: Tim Cook
  • Originally Created by: DonZas
  • Added: Oct 19, 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/30684425/thomas-pfeiler: accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Thomas Pfeiler (21 Dec 1920–30 Dec 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 30684425, citing Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA; Maintained by Tim Cook (contributor 46481904).