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TSgt Edward Keisler

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TSgt Edward Keisler

Birth
Lorain County, Ohio, USA
Death
9 Oct 1943 (aged 27)
At Sea
Burial
Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Memorial ID
56359080 View Source

Lt. Nagorka in a/c 42-30371 "Iza Angel", leading the low squadron, was hit in the nose compartment and right-wing by directs burst of the FW's 20mm shells. With the right-wing on fire, the bail-out was given with the pilot leaving the aircraft last. Shortly after this the plane blew-up.
Three dead crewmembers were found washed ashore near Sønderho. T/Sgt Edward Keisler was found on 21/12 and was laid to rest in Fovrfelt cemetery on 30/12 1943.

Lt. Nagorka in a/c 42-30371 "Iza Angel", leading the low squadron, was hit in the nose compartment and right-wing by directs burst of the FW's 20mm shells. With the right-wing on fire, the bail-out was given with the pilot leaving the aircraft last. Shortly after this the plane blew-up.
Three dead crewmembers were found washed ashore near Sønderho. T/Sgt Edward Keisler was found on 21/12 and was laid to rest in Fovrfelt cemetery on 30/12 1943.

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Entered the service from Ohio.

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  • Maintained by: blazen36
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56359080
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56359080/edward-keisler: accessed ), memorial page for TSgt Edward Keisler (18 Jul 1916–9 Oct 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56359080, citing Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial, Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium; Maintained by blazen36 (contributor 49893165).