TSgt Raymond Lewis St Jeor

TSgt Raymond Lewis St Jeor

Birth
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 17 Aug 1943 (aged 23)
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Memorial ID 56763602 · View Source
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B-24D #41-23716 took off, with 23 other B-24's, from 5-Mile Drome (Wards - APO #713) near Port Moresby on a night bombing mission over Boram Airfield near Wewak, Papua New Guinea. They were hit & shot down by "intense" ground anti-aircraft fire and crashed at Cape Boram.

321st Bomber squadron, 90th Bomber Group, Heavy
Missing in Action

Raymond recd Purple Heart and Air Medal.


Airmen who perished on B-24D #41-23716:

Adams, Rupert W ~ M/Sgt, Passenger, AL
Casale, Joseph M ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, NJ
Dodson, Richard T ~ 2nd Lt, Co-Pilot, CA
Eaton, Jack W ~ S/Sgt, Gunner, WA
George, Jason V, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Navigator, SC
Jordan, Oscar R ~ T/Sgt, Engineer, NC
Kane, Valentine B, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Bombardier, NJ
Manson, Harry M ~ S/Sgt, Gunner, MA
Meding, Edward S ~ S/Sgt, Gunner, OH
Podesta, Alfred A ~ S/Sgt, Gunner, NY
St Jeor, Raymond L ~ T/Sgt, Radio Operator, ID

Courtesy of: World War II Historian,
Russ Pickett - # 46575736

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Idaho.

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  • Maintained by: Jan Corder
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56763602
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for TSgt Raymond Lewis St Jeor (17 Dec 1919–17 Aug 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56763602, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Jan Corder (contributor 47440354) .