James M HairMilitary
Killed in Action (KIA) crashed flying 'Junior' #42-5179 On raid to Palermo. Earlier on 9 August 1942, B-17 #41-23347 'Stork' was first plane loss for 301st when Lieutenant Hair was forced to make a wheels-up landing at RAF Station Church Lawford due to engine trouble. Crew was uninjured.
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Added S/N from the MACR #16153 on the 301st BG website.
Added a connection to A/C #42-5179 mentioned in the "Summary biography".
Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.