SSGT William T Stewart

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SSGT William T Stewart

Birth
Death 2 Nov 1943
Wiener Neustadt, Wiener Neustadt Stadt, Lower Austria (Niederösterreich), Austria
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Plot E, 281-283
Memorial ID 3306751 · View Source
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U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
Name: William T Stewart
Service Info.: S SGT US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II
Death Date: 2 Nov 1943
Cemetery: Zachary Taylor National Cemetery
Cemetery Address: 4701 Brownsboro Road Louisville, KY 40207
Buried At: Section E Site 281

Sgt. William T Stewart was assigned to the 301st BG 32nd Squadron. Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) Photographer

The B-17, 42-30111 "Flying Fortress", was assigned to the 32nd Squadron, 301st Bombardment Group. The plane was attacked by fighters and shot down over Wiener Neustadt, Austria on November 2, 1943. Crew of ten; there were no survivors. The crew was buried on February 20, 1950 in Section E 281-283 at the Zachary Taylor Nat'l Cemetery. (Crew member, S/Sgt Anthony Massone, was buried at St. Johns Cemetery in Queens, New York, in 1946.)


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SSGT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Laura J. Stewart
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3306751
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT William T Stewart (unknown–2 Nov 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3306751, citing Zachary Taylor National Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Laura J. Stewart (contributor 47412616) .