LTJG John Campbell Hillman

LTJG John Campbell Hillman

Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 23 Oct 1943 (aged 25)
Devon, England
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Sec. 14, Lot 767, NW Quarter, Grave RRC
Memorial ID 5594882 · View Source
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Lt (jg) John C.Hillman USNR was a pilot in command of a PB4Y-1 (B-24) Liberator at Dunkeswell,Devon,England. He took off for an anti-submarine patrol in plane # 63915 of VB-105 Squadron on Oct 23,1943, but the Liberator exploded killing all on board. He is also commemorated on the plaque in St. Nicholas Parish church at Dunkeswell Village, UK. "Lest we forget."

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  • Added: 6 Jul 2001
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for LTJG John Campbell Hillman (8 Jun 1918–23 Oct 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5594882, citing Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by David Earl (contributor 35478981) .