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John F Flaherty

Military

Killed in Action (KIA)
Private Flaherty was killed when a damaged aircraft returning from a mission crashed into his crash truck , Deopham Airbase, England while assigned to the 2112th EAFFP

Service

Units served with

Events

Event Location Date
Enlisted Pennsylvania, USA 10 March 1943
Died Deopham, Wymondham NR18, UK 9 May 1944
Buried

Plot E Row 4 Grave 6, Cambridge American Cemetery

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 August 2020 15:53:32 MHAS Museum Manager Changes to unit associations
Sources

Museum Manager MHAS - Checked this persons details and he was not included in personnel of 2122 Engineer (Aviation) Fire Fighting Platoon at Martlesham Heath - 356th FG -Station F-369

Date Contributor Update
22 January 2017 20:34:09 usaeff Changes to awards
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http://valor.militarytimes.com/recipient.php?recipientid=122163

Date Contributor Update
22 January 2017 19:22:01 usaeff Changes to events
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Access to Archival Databases: https://aad.archives.gov

Date Contributor Update
28 December 2016 18:53:01 usaeff Changes to biography
Sources

Unit History received from Air Force Historical Research Agency; http://www.afhra.af.mil/

Date Contributor Update
28 December 2016 18:52:10 usaeff Changes to unit associations
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Unit History received from Air Force Historical Research Agency; http://www.afhra.af.mil/

Date Contributor Update
14 November 2016 21:38:16 usaeff Changes to events
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Fire Trucks at War website

Date Contributor Update
14 November 2016 21:36:38 usaeff Changes to service number, role, biography, events and unit associations
Sources

American Battle Monuments Commission website and Fire Trucks at War website

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces vol 3 pg 651

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