William Alexander Miller DabneyMilitary ROLL OF HONOUR
Killed in Action (KIA). Lost flying with the Kenley Sector in Spitfire 19 August 1942.
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- Date: 19 August 1942
- Official Description: 2d Lt Samuel F Junkin Jr of 309th Ftr Sq, 31st Ftr Gp, flying a Spitfire in support of the amphibious raid on Dieppe, shoots down a German fighter, this being the first aerial victory won by an Eighth AF fighter pilot flying from the UK.
Killed in Action (KIA)
|19 August 1942||Circumstances unknown in Kenley Sector.|
|Neupré, Belgium||Commemorated on the Wall of the Missing, Ardennes American Cemetery|
Staunton Virginia News Leader Sept 16, 1942
Lee Cunningham 12-Nov-2014. Clarification of events and locations.
Lee Cunningham 20-Oct-2014. "Losses of the 8th and 9th Air Forces" Stan Bishop & John A. Hey; American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC).