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Maj Bruce Hamilton Acebedo

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Maj Bruce Hamilton Acebedo

  • Birth 8 Aug 1917
  • Death 5 Apr 1952
  • Burial Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 57937396

California
Major 55 STP AT
Recon SQ AF
World War II

Killed in the crash of a U.S. Air Force B29 weather plane, as it approached for landing at McClellan Air Force Base, Sacramento, Calif. The crash occurred 3 miles short of the runway after returning from a 19-hour flight. Nine other service members also perished.

Recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross and the American Campaign Medals.

Comrade: MSgt Edwin M Fultz


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  • Created by: Row Walker
  • Added: 30 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57937396
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Bruce Hamilton Acebedo (8 Aug 1917–5 Apr 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57937396, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA ; Maintained by Row Walker (contributor 46489843) .