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 Douglas Crysel

Douglas Crysel

Birth
Death 13 Oct 1991 (aged 68)
Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Plot Section 18 Site 441
Memorial ID 541884 · View Source
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Douglas Crysel was a combat aerial photographer and aerial gunner in the US Army Air Corps. His career started in Alaska in 1938 where he crewed with B-17s, documenting missions, crashes, and aircrews. From there he moved to the European theater of war where he flew with B-17 and B-24 bomb missions over Germany and Ploesti. He mainly operated out of bases in southern Italy with the 15th Air Force, then with the 8th Air Force. He also served during Korean War.

Gravesite Details CAPT US Air Force, World War II, Korea

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 541884
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Douglas Crysel (26 Sep 1923–13 Oct 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 541884, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .