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1LT Louis J Deputy

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1LT Louis J Deputy

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 27 Sep 1944
  • Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Section 34 Site 4757
  • Memorial ID 8768948

B-17G Flying Fortress "Heavenly Body" crashed on a night cross-country exercise on 27 Sep 1944. While turning just North of Nailstone, near Ibstock, the aircraft's nose dropped and the port wing struck the ground.
The machine was completely destroyed by fire and explosion. All on board were killed.


Inscription

1LT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II

Gravesite Details Interment date 10-10-1949. 1STLT US Army Air Corps. Veteran Service Dates from 10-01-1935 to 09-27-1944. Information extracted from the National Cemetery Administration's National Gravesite Locator. http://www.cem.va.gov/

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  • Created by: Shiver
  • Added: 17 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8768948
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Louis J Deputy (unknown–27 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8768948, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Shiver (contributor 46539565) .