Lieut Glenn Payne

Lieut Glenn Payne

Birth
Itasca, Hill County, Texas, USA
Death 10 Sep 1950 (aged 22)
North Korea
Burial Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas, USA
Plot Section 10
Memorial ID 7506983 · View Source
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Second Lieutenant Glenn Payne was the pilot of a F-80C Shooting Star fighter interceptor with the 80th Fighter Bomber Squadron, 51st Fighter-Interceptor Group.

On September 10, 1950, while on a combat mission of attacking an enemy tank four miles south of Songok-tong, Korea, his aircraft crashed.

He was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.


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  • Created by: Cathy Creger Shelley
  • Added: 28 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7506983
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Glenn Payne (14 May 1928–10 Sep 1950), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7506983, citing Ridge Park Cemetery, Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Cathy Creger Shelley (contributor 46534937) .