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SSGT James R McLaughlin

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SSGT James R McLaughlin

  • Birth 3 Jun 1925
  • Death 12 Sep 1945 Germany
  • Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Section 25, Lot 1086
  • Memorial ID 37408991

STAFF SERGEANT, 863 AAF BOMB SQUADRON,
493 BOMB GROUP, WORLD WAR II

Killed In Action. Waist gunner aboard B-17G
Flying Fortress #43-38261 when shot down
over Germany on mission to strike Madgeburg.

Also KIA were:

1st Lt. Albert L Tucker, pilot
2nd Lt. Laurence E Deats, Jr, co-pilot
2nd Lt. Kenneth D Evans, navigator
Flt. Off. JohnR Hewitt, bombadier
T/Sgt. Harold W Puetz, engineer
S/Sgt. Gerard W Frost, ball turret gunner
S/Sgt. Harold N Lane, tail gunner

John and Helen McLaughlin also in same plot.


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MISSOURI
STAFF SGT 863 AAF BOMB SQ
WORLD WAR II PH-AM & 1 OLC

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Missouri; ASN 37620953

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  • Created by: Tim Cook
  • Added: 23 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37408991
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT James R McLaughlin (3 Jun 1925–12 Sep 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37408991, citing Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Tim Cook (contributor 46481904) .