CPL Ronald Charles Lloyd

CPL Ronald Charles Lloyd

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 27 May 1944 (aged 28–29)
South Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 53670681 · View Source
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Son of Claud James Lloyd and Ethel May Marvel Lloyd.

Ronald, who resided at 304 Harrington Street, Seaford, Delaware, served as a Corporal & aerial gunner on B-24J Liberator (#42-100024), 112th Base Unit, U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He enlisted in the Delaware National Guard on January 27, 1941, prior to the war, in Laurel, Delaware. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

He was killed in the "Line Of Duty", along with 9 other airmen, when his B-24J bomber crashed during a training flight near South Hadley, Massachusetts.

At the time of his death he was assigned to the 112th Base Unit, Westover Field, Massachusetts.

He had served in the Air Corps for four years and three months at the time of his death.

Service # 20264330

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The other 9 airmen who died with him include:

Andersen, Arnold H., Sgt, Illinois
Ashley, William M., Jr., 2nd Lt, Ohio
Dechert, Wilburn H., Sgt, Engineer, Texas
Dowden, Donald D., 2nd Lt, Navigator, Minnesota
Griffith, Ambrose D., Sgt, Massachusetts
Logan, John D., 2nd Lt
Malcolm, Talbot M., Jr., 2nd Lt, Pilot, New Jersey
Ohr, Robert J., Corp, Illinois
Padgett, Kearney W., Corp, Mississippi

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

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 13 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 53670681
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Ronald Charles Lloyd (1915–27 May 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 53670681, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .