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Lon J Byram

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  • Lon Byram

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier
    1st Lt. Lon J. Byram was the bombardier on the B-24J #42-100001 "Drawers" that crashed on a local training flight on 28 January 1944, killing Lt. Byram and 4 others. ...

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  • 42-100001 Drawers

    B-24 Liberator
    On 28 Jan 1944 on a local training flight, an explosion in B-24J #42-100001 'Drawers' caused smoke to fill the cabin and crew was ordered to bale out. Five of the crew were killed, and five survived.

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Date Contributor Update
10 February 2018 22:03:53 jsmycs Created entry
Sources

The Tampa Tribune (Tampa, Florida) - Sun., Feb 6, 1944 - Page 2

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