Leslie D AlgeeMilitary ROLL OF HONOUR
Shot down 16-Aug-44 in B-17G 42-39996 'Boston Bombshell' while serving as Nose Gunner/ Toggelier. Aircraft was shot down by fighters and crashed near Marzhausen/Hebenshausen, Germany. Killed in Action (KIA).
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|Hebenshausen, 37249 Neu-Eichenberg, Germany||16 August 1944||Killed when aircraft was attacked by German figthers and crashed near Marzhausen/Henbeshausen, Germany.|
|Fort Scott, KS 66701, USA||Originally buried by the Germans in the cemetery of Hebenshausen, Germany. After the war his remains were recovered and re-interred for a time at the Ardennes American Cemetery. After the war his remains and those of the CP F/O Cater and E/TTG Sgt Beach were repatriated for Group Burial at the Fort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kansas|
Lee Cunningham 17-Dec-2014. Corrected typo in biography.
Lee Cunningham 17-Dec-2014. Added SN, KIA event and BS association per MACR 8179. Added Burial event and crafted biography per "Losses of the 9th & 9th Air Forces" Satn Bishop & John A. Hey MBE; BS association of this crew member based on MACR 8179 while BS association of aircraft is based on Roger A. Freeman, David Osborne and Bihop & Hey. COMBINATION of data from duplicate entry. Place of Birth in this record is taken as correct (See original sources of data ingest below).