SSGT James Edward Keeler

SSGT James Edward Keeler

Birth
Fingal, Barnes County, North Dakota, USA
Death 11 Jun 1943 (aged 24)
Burial Crosby, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
Plot G 30 3
Memorial ID 42615802 · View Source
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SSGT, 524 AAF BOMB SQ WWII
Purple Heart


B-17 Waist gunner assigned to 524th Bomb Sqn, 379th Bomb Grp, 8th AF . 2 x combat missions. Failed to Return (FTR) Wilhelmshaven 11-Jun-43 in B-17 42-29915; Shot down, plane crashed into North Sea. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 1760 - Awarded Purple Heart [Posthumously].
Contributor: Al Skiff (49788721)


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  • Maintained by: Jim Lee
  • Originally Created by: ShaneO
  • Added: 2 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42615802
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT James Edward Keeler (5 Jan 1919–11 Jun 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42615802, citing Lakewood Cemetery, Crosby, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Jim Lee (contributor 46942055) .