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J. F. “Buddy” Albright
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J. F. “Buddy” Albright Veteran

Birth
Capron, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA
Death
22 Feb 1944 (aged 21)
At Sea
Monument
Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England Add to Map
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J. F. Albright was a Staff Sergeant in the United States Army Air Forces, assigned as a Radio Operator aboard a B-17 with the 364th Bomber Squadron, 305th Bomber group (Heavy).


John was KIA/MIA on the way back from a Bombardment mission they were shot at the Danish Coast by enemy Fighters and crashed in the North Sea on 22 February 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Combat Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


https://www.ww2-pacific.com/soldaat/albright-john-frederick/

J. F. Albright was a Staff Sergeant in the United States Army Air Forces, assigned as a Radio Operator aboard a B-17 with the 364th Bomber Squadron, 305th Bomber group (Heavy).


John was KIA/MIA on the way back from a Bombardment mission they were shot at the Danish Coast by enemy Fighters and crashed in the North Sea on 22 February 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Combat Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


https://www.ww2-pacific.com/soldaat/albright-john-frederick/

Gravesite Details

Entered the service from Oklahoma.




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  • Maintained by: MAJ Jimmy Cotton
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: Aug 6, 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56287310/j_f-albright: accessed ), memorial page for J. F. “Buddy” Albright (4 Jan 1923–22 Feb 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56287310, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England; Maintained by MAJ Jimmy Cotton (contributor 48803557).