A Virtual Cemetery created by Rajordan

Ole Kickapoo Crew

Memorials with grave markers and cenotaphs of the crew of the "Ole Kickapoo," a B24 Liberator (Aircraft #42-40753 J) that went down on 1 Aug 1943 after successfully completing its mission in Operation Tidal Wave, aka, the Low Level Ploesti Raid. Six were killed in action that day, two died of their wounds soon after. Two survived only to become prisoners of war.

13 memorials
SSGT Malcolm Clay Dalton

SSGT Malcolm Clay Dalton

18 Mar 1922 – 1 Aug 1943

Maxwell, Lincoln County, Nebraska, USA

 Ronald Lee Helder

Ronald Lee Helder

9 Mar 1917 – 1 Aug 1943

Maxwell, Lincoln County, Nebraska, USA

 Ronald Lee Helder

Ronald Lee Helder Cenotaph

9 Mar 1917 – 1 Aug 1943

Inwood, Lyon County, Iowa, USA

SSGT Thomas Albert “Tom” Hoff

SSGT Thomas Albert “Tom” Hoff

13 May 1923 – 11 Aug 2011

Summit Corners, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA

2LT Lloyd Herbert “Pete” Hughes

2LT Lloyd Herbert “Pete” Hughes

12 Jul 1921 – 1 Aug 1943

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor...

San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA

2LT Lloyd Herbert “Pete” Hughes, Jr

2LT Lloyd Herbert “Pete” Hughes, Jr

12 Jul 1921 – 1 Aug 1943

San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA

TSGT Louis Norman Kassowitz

TSGT Louis Norman Kassowitz

1 Dec 1911 – 1 Aug 1943

Glenolden, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA

2LT John A. McLoughlin

2LT John A. McLoughlin

1920 – 3 Aug 1943

Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium

TSGT Joseph Elzie Mix

TSGT Joseph Elzie Mix

10 Mar 1920 – 1 Aug 1943

Maxwell, Lincoln County, Nebraska, USA

2LT Sidney Allen Pear
No grave photo

2LT Sidney Allen Pear

25 Sep 1916 – 6 Aug 1943
Unknown
 Edmond Howard Smith, Sr

Edmond Howard Smith, Sr

22 Jan 1919 – 18 Mar 1988

Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA

SSGT Avis Kenneth Wilson

SSGT Avis Kenneth Wilson Cenotaph

9 Jun 1920 – 1 Aug 1943

Radford, Radford City, Virginia, USA

SSGT Avis Kenneth Wilson

SSGT Avis Kenneth Wilson

9 Jun 1920 – 1 Aug 1943

Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium

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