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Harry Reed Wilson Ray

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Assigned to 32TCS, 314TCG, 9AF USAAF

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  • Isadore Caplan

    Military | 314th Troop Carrier Group

  • Vincent Chiodo

    Military | 314th Troop Carrier Group

  • Robert King

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 314th Troop Carrier Group
    Assigned to 32TCS, 314TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Re-Supply mission to Cotentin peninsula in C-47 43-15146; A/C crashed 2 miles NNE of Picauville. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 5712 Awards: AM, POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

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Associated Place

  • Saltby

    Military site : airfield
    Initially a grass airfield satellite to RAF Cottesmore, Saltby opened in August 1941 as the home of No. 14 OTU, but closed for development in August 1943. When allocated to the Ninth Air Force in February 1944, it had three concrete runways, 33 loop...

  • Warmwell

    Military site : airfield
    Originally named Woodsford, the station opened as a grass airfield Armament Practice Camp in 1937. Subject to a change of name in 1938, to avoid confusion with the Avro factory airfield of Woodford, RAF Warmwell was used as a training, fighter and ASR...

Events

Event Location Date
Born New Castle, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, USA 10 December 1920
Enlisted Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA 30 December 1941
Died Houston, Harris, Texas, USA 27 January 2002

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 December 2019 01:13:57 ihanson7 Changes to role, biography and place associations
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my Grandfather

Date Contributor Update
12 November 2019 22:29:59 ihanson7 Changes to events
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My Grandfather

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12 November 2019 21:18:01 ihanson7 Changes to media associations
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My Grandfather

Date Contributor Update
12 November 2019 18:18:44 ihanson7 Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, person associations and unit associations
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My grandfather and I have the paperwork to support this

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