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2LT Jacob V Bartl

2LT Jacob V Bartl

Birth
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Death 17 Apr 1945 (aged 23)
Dresden, Stadtkreis Dresden, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Burial Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA
Plot F, 0, 4005
Memorial ID 332573 · View Source
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Jacob served as a Second Lieutenant & Pilot on B-17G #43-37931, 834th Bomber Squadron, 486th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided at 543 Bernard Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York prior to the war.

Jacob was "Killed In Action" when his B-17 was hit by enemy flak and crashed near Dresden, Germany during the war.

He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # O-930519

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Airmen who perished on B-17G #43-37931:

Aragon, Jose E ~ Sgt, Ball Turret Gunner, NM
Bartl, Jacob V ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, NY
Brown, Edwin H ~ FO, Co-Pilot, IN
Ellis, Teddy J ~ Sgt, Tail Gunner, MO
Hendrix, Everett U, Jr ~ Sgt, Top Turret Gunner, AL
Lavery, Richard J ~ Sgt, Bombardier, NY
Tolson, Louis, Jr ~ T/Sgt, Waist Gunner, AK
Uruski, Peter M ~ FO, Navigator, MI
Veazey, William T ~ Sgt, Radio Operator, SC

Bio & Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 332573
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Jacob V Bartl (13 Oct 1921–17 Apr 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 332573, citing Woodlawn National Cemetery, Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .