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Simon B Chipley Jr

Military

KNO. AT-7B-BH of 1st Arctic Rescue Squadron crashed. Wreckage found on Greenland ice cap. Chipley is listed with the 101st Financial Disbursement. Chipley's name is recorded on the Tablets of the Missing at Cambridge American Cemetery.

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-43480


    Written off after fatal crash on Greenland ice cap on 28 November 1943. All three of the crew, and four passengers, were killed. To excess inventory list Narsarssuak, Greenland 1 December 1945.

Events

Event Location Date
Born Florida
Died Greenland 28 November 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 February 2018 13:49:11 Lucy May Changes to service number, biography, events and place associations
Sources

http://abmc.gov/node/404440#.Wo14o01LHcs

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:12 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of Eighth and Ninth Air Forces Vol I by Bishop & Hey pp. 389-90, ABMC

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