Frederick D AlbertMilitary ROLL OF HONOUR
Killed in Action (KIA). Shot down 5 December 1943 in B-17 #423397 'Fighting Cock. ' Plane crashed into Bay of Biscay. Heading back to France with #3 engine on fire. With crew in dinghies, German shore patrol fired at dingies and 7 crew members died. Kleuser crew. Lt. Albert died in a Field Ambulance Post after being shot in the water.
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Units served with
|5 December 1943|
|New York State|
Killed in Action (KIA)
|France||5 December 1943|