CAPTAIN, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II. B-29 "WEREWOLF" 497th Bomb Group, 870th Bomb Squadron Aircraft A-Square-28 hit by fighter on a mission to Tokyo, exploded mid-air 1-27-1945. 11 crew members KIA or MIA. Killed in Action while a Prisoner of War during the Tokyo Military Prison Fire on 26 May 1945.
Entered the service from California.
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