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TSGT Clifford A Head

TSGT Clifford A Head

Birth
Canada
Death 30 Mar 1943 (aged 23–24)
At Sea
Burial Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
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Memorial ID 83925784 · View Source
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T/Sgt. Clifford A. Head MIA/DNB
Hometown: New Hampshire
Squadron:
Service# 31108559
Awards:
Pilot

Target: Ferry Mission
MACR
Date Lost: 30-Mar-43
Serial Number: #42-40311
Aircraft Model B-24D
Aircraft Letter:
Aircraft Name:
Location:
Cause:Unknown Crew of 10 Lost in the line of duty

This ship and crew disappeared with no trace on a mission from Florida to Puerto Rico. Assumed that the ship ditched at sea.

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Airmen who perished on B-24D #42-40311:

Gleason, John P., 2nd Lt, Co-Pilot, PA
Harding, Edmund, C., S/Sgt, Gunner, ME
Head, Clifford A., T/Sgt, Radio Operator, NH
Hughes, Charles D., T/Sgt, Engineer, OK
Lassoff, Alexei A., S/Sgt, Gunner, PA
Letsch, Dwight E., S/Sgt, Gunner, KS
Melkey, Leonard A., S/Sgt, Gunner, IN
Olson, Jerome M., 2nd Lt, Bombardier, WI
Scott, Walter C., 2nd Lt, Navigator, GA
Terrell, George A., 1st Lt, Pilot, TX

Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Inscription

TSGT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORD WAR II


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  • Created by: ShaneO
  • Added: 24 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83925784
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for TSGT Clifford A Head (1919–30 Mar 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83925784, citing East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by ShaneO (contributor 47009366) .