1Lt James Ketchum Moreau

1Lt James Ketchum Moreau

Birth
Death 8 Jul 1944 (aged 25–26)
At Sea
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
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Memorial ID 55892942 · View Source
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He was from Colt's Neck, New Jersey. He was married to Helen Hoyle Graham (died 2008) while he was training as a B-24 pilot at Brooks Field on January 19, 1940. He was assigned to duty in Italy in March 1944. He was a pilot in the 514th squadron of the 376th Heavy Bomb Group during World War II. Several months later, his bomber was shot down over the Adriatic. Their daughter was born after his death. On March 22, 1974 Helen Graham Moreau remarried to Arthur Joseph Slayton of Aiken, North Carolina.


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1 LT 514 BOMB SQ 376 BOMB GP(H) N J

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New Jersey.
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  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55892942
  • Peter Irvine
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt James Ketchum Moreau (1918–8 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55892942, citing Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by SLGMSD (contributor 46825959) .