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Lieut Herbert W Rubinstein

New York, USA
Death 20 Nov 1943 (aged 26–27)
Burial Glendale, Queens County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 99317428 · View Source
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Herbert served as a 2nd Lt. and Navigator, B-17F (#42-30483), 749th Bomber Squadron, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in King's County, New York prior to the war. He enlisted in the Army on March 17, 1941 prior to the war in New York City, New York. He was noted as Single, without dependents.

He died as a result of a "Non Battle" related Bomber crash near Wilson Creek, Washington during the war.

Service # O-694604

The Crew of B-17F (#42-30483) included:

2nd/Lt. Warren G. Smith, Pilot, Lost
2nd/Lt. Frank D. Tuttle, Lost
2nd/Lt. Herbert W. Rubinstein, Navigator, Lost
2nd/Lt. John B. Hasselbeck, Lost
2nd/Lt. David Saltiel, Lost
Sgt. George F. Schauer, Lost
Sgt. Allen D. Waxler, Survivor
Sgt. Benjamin F. Chapman Jr., Survivor
Sgt. Claudius W. Clay, Survivor
Sgt. Joseph Rusingo, Survivor

(Crew report supplied by John Dowdy)




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