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Staff Sgt Shirley C Griffith

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  • Shirley Griffith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shirley Clare Griffith was the son of Michigan natives, Carl W and Ethel Griffith. He attended Washington Gardner High School in Albion, MI. He enlisted in the Michigan State National Guard on 25 Sep 1940. He was inducted into the US Army on 24 Feb...

Aircraft

  • 44-6140 Miss Lace

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa, OK 5/14/44; Kearney, NE 5/24/44; Dow Field, Bangor, ME 1/6/44; Assigned 527BS/379BG Kimbolton, England 10/6/44; Missing in Action northeast of Zeitz, Germany on 11/30/44 with 8 crew Killed in Action: 1st Lt Gilbert J Schlesinger, Pilot...

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Date Contributor Update
02 March 2017 00:09:03 lorelei1026 Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Photo cropped from crew photograph in the possession of the Howard G Mertens Family

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