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Elvin Dale Finley

Death 24 Jul 1996 (aged 74)
Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Plot 1, 0, 752
Memorial ID 648589 · View Source
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Engineer T/Sgt Elvin D. Finley POW
Hometown: Vancouver, WA
Squadron: 567th BS 389th Bomb Group
Pilot 1/Lt Claude E.White, KIA Shawnee, OK

Target:Gotha, Germany
Missing Air Crew Report Details
Date Lost: 24-Feb-44
Serial Number: 42-100338
Aircraft Model B-24J-95-CO
Aircraft Letter: W-
Aircraft Name:
Location: Near Lichtenfels
Cause: German Fighters 8 KIA, 2 POW.

"Big Week" a week of concentrated attacks on the German aircraft industries. 389th loses 7 a/c. on this mission.

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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 648589
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elvin Dale Finley (31 May 1922–24 Jul 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 648589, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .