SSgt Carl V. Hughes

SSgt Carl V. Hughes

Birth
Missouri, USA
Death 21 Nov 1944 (aged 27–28)
Carleton Rode, South Norfolk District, Norfolk, England
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot Plot F Row 5 Grave 61
Memorial ID 56290879 · View Source
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T/SGT Carl V. Hughes KIA
Hometown: Tennessee
Squadron: 565th BS 389th Bomb Group
Service# 34021953
Awards: Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart
Pilot: Lt.Brooks

Target:Hamburg
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#:
Date Lost: 21-Nov-44
Serial Number: 42-50452
Aircraft Model B-24
Aircraft Letter:
Aircraft Name: Earthquake Magoon
Location:
Cause: lost due to a mid-air collision during formation assembly -- 8+ Killed.

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Tennessee.

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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56290879
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Carl V. Hughes (1916–21 Nov 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56290879, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .