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SGT Charles Alexander Clark

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SGT Charles Alexander Clark

Birth
Highland Park, Lake County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Oct 1943 (aged 22)
Lienen, Kreis Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Burial Highland Park, Lake County, Illinois, USA
Plot W
Memorial ID 63473769 View Source
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Sgt. Charles A. Clark was the tailgunner on the Charles Cruikshank crew. (See Charles' Find A Grave memorial 52244027.)
During the Oct 10th 1943 mission to Munster they were attacked by fighters which caused a fire in the aircraft. Clark was unable to get his escape hatch open before the aircraft exploded. His body was interred on 11 Oct 1943 at Lienen Cemetary. This was the crew's 21st mission.


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