SSgt Jule Hancock Jr.

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SSgt Jule Hancock Jr.

Lee County, South Carolina, USA
Death 14 Oct 1944 (aged 19)
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
  • The Citadel Memorial Europe
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : 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) .