Lieut Philmore Hutchison Green, Jr

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Lieut Philmore Hutchison Green, Jr

Birth
Boyne City, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA
Death 22 Nov 1943 (aged 21)
Papua New Guinea
Burial Boyne City, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 50649709 · View Source
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Mission History
While returning from a mission against Gasmata, this plane left the formation due to cloud, and was not seen again, although it radioed its position at 1245/L that he was over Morobe Harbor, and that it was trying to rejoin the formation.

Wreckage
The missing bomber was located by mission priest in December 1943 near Kerau in the Owen Stanley Mountains.

Memorials
The entire crew was officially declared dead the day of the mission. Postwar, the crew was exhumed and transported to the United States for permanent burial.



Inscription

WWII


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  • Maintained by: Beth G
  • Originally Created by: mourninglory
  • Added: 4 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50649709
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Philmore Hutchison Green, Jr (2 Dec 1921–22 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50649709, citing Maple Lawn Cemetery, Boyne City, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Beth G (contributor 47086857) .