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2Lt. Edward Lee Games

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2Lt. Edward Lee Games

Birth
Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Death
12 Feb 1943 (aged 24)
Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
Burial
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA Add to Map
Plot
Sec. 1EC
Memorial ID
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Edward served as a Second Lieutenant & Co-Pilot on B-24D #42-40144, 380th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.


He resided at 2403 Lamotte Steet, New Castle County, Wilmington, Delaware.


Edward enlisted in the Army on October 23, 1941, prior to the war, at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being Married.


B-24D #42-40144, operating from Biggs Army Airfield, crashed due to multiple engine failures caused by severe icing of the carburetors, eight miles northwest of Roswell, New Mexico. Seven other crew members also perished. Only one survived by successful bailout and parachuted to ground without injury.


Edward died in the "Line Of Duty" in this crash during the war.


Service # O-795586


Son of Howard Thomas Games, Sr. and Sadie Lee Games.


Husband of Rosalma A. Johnson Games.


( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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Airmen who perished on B-24D #42-40144:


Dickson, Lloyd G. ~ Sgt, Gunner

Donaldson, Robert J. ~ S/Sgt, Radio Operator

McMullen, James E. ~ 2nd Lt, Navigator

Morris, Richard L. ~ 2nd Lt, Bombardier

Stinne, Leslie W. ~ Sgt, Gunner

Wylie, Charles C. ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot

Yauch, John J. ~ Sgt, Gunner


( Crew Report by: Russ Pickett )

Edward served as a Second Lieutenant & Co-Pilot on B-24D #42-40144, 380th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.


He resided at 2403 Lamotte Steet, New Castle County, Wilmington, Delaware.


Edward enlisted in the Army on October 23, 1941, prior to the war, at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being Married.


B-24D #42-40144, operating from Biggs Army Airfield, crashed due to multiple engine failures caused by severe icing of the carburetors, eight miles northwest of Roswell, New Mexico. Seven other crew members also perished. Only one survived by successful bailout and parachuted to ground without injury.


Edward died in the "Line Of Duty" in this crash during the war.


Service # O-795586


Son of Howard Thomas Games, Sr. and Sadie Lee Games.


Husband of Rosalma A. Johnson Games.


( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~


Airmen who perished on B-24D #42-40144:


Dickson, Lloyd G. ~ Sgt, Gunner

Donaldson, Robert J. ~ S/Sgt, Radio Operator

McMullen, James E. ~ 2nd Lt, Navigator

Morris, Richard L. ~ 2nd Lt, Bombardier

Stinne, Leslie W. ~ Sgt, Gunner

Wylie, Charles C. ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot

Yauch, John J. ~ Sgt, Gunner


( Crew Report by: Russ Pickett )


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