SSgt Jule Hancock Jr.

SSgt Jule Hancock Jr.

Birth
Lee County, South Carolina, USA
Death 14 Oct 1944 (aged 19)
Serbia
Burial Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot Plot I Row 1 Grave 69
Memorial ID 56309699 · View Source
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Entered The Citadel with the Class of 1946, enlisted in the US Army Air Corps serving as a B-24 gunner with the 514th Bombardment Squadron, 376th Bomb Group based in Italy. Killed when his aircraft was shot down on a mission over Maribor, Yugoslavia; recipient of 3 Air Medals and the Purple Heart.


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S/Sgt 15th US Army Air Corps
Lost in Air Battle over Yougoslavia

Gravesite Details memorial marker located in family plot at Piedmont Cemetery in Bishopville, SC
  • Maintained by: The Citadel Memorial Europe
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56309699
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Jule Hancock Jr. (18 Dec 1924–14 Oct 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56309699, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by The Citadel Memorial Europe (contributor 47914909) .