2Lt Paul E Smith

2Lt Paul E Smith

Birth
Death 24 Apr 1944
Romania
Burial Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Plot A Row 40 Grave 51
Memorial ID 55903205 · View Source
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Son of Elmer A. Smith who resided in Kansas City, Missouri.

Paul served as a Second Lieutenant & Co-Pilot on B-24H #41-29556, 515th Bomber Squadron, 376th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Missouri prior to the war.

Paul was "Killed In Action" when his B-24 was downed by German Flak over the Marshaling Yards, Ploesti, Romania during the war. He was awarded the Air Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster and the Purple Heart.

Service # O-812680

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Airmen who perished on B-24H #41-29556:

Fikes, James T ~ Sgt, Radio Operator, Alabama
Parris, Virgil W ~ Sgt, Gunner, Oklahoma
Smith, Paul E ~ 2nd Lt, Co-Pilot, Missouri
Tatom, Clyde W, Jr ~ Sgt, Engineer, Arkansas
Wiltbank, Robert J ~ 1st Lt, Pilot, Pennsylvania
Zemanek, Richard H ~ Sgt, Gunner, New York

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

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  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55903205
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2Lt Paul E Smith (unknown–24 Apr 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55903205, citing Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial, Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .