Roy Francis Barteau

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Roy Francis Barteau

  • Birth 28 Oct 1923 Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 6 Mar 1944 Florida, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 54927707

Roy Francis Barteau died on Monday, March 6, 1944, in a plane crash, over the Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Jacksonville, FL. The following, was copied from a newspaper article:, SGT. BARTEAU, AERIAL GUNNER, WAS ABOARD MISSING BOMBER, SGT. Roy F. Barteau, an aerial gunner, was aboard a heavy bomber that, is missing today from its base, Chatham Field, near Savannah, Ga., the, War Department informed his father, Mathew Barteau, 305 Castello, Street, Florissant., The bomber, which carried a crew of 10 officers and men and two flying, instructors, was last seen yesterday when it dropped out of a, formation of three planes flying over the ocean southeast of, Jacksonville, Florida., Residents of Daytona Beach, Florida, reported that a large plane,, possibly an Army bomber, exploded yesterday some 30 miles off St., Augustine, Florida and one body was brought ashore at Daytona, the, Associated Press said., SGT. Barteau, 20 years old, worked for the McDonnell Aircraft, Corporation before enter the service.


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  • Created by: Pam
  • Added: 14 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54927707
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Roy Francis Barteau (28 Oct 1923–6 Mar 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54927707, ; Maintained by Pam (contributor 46778230) Unknown.