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Marshall E Lewis Jr.

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). Plane crashed near St. Quentin, France while hauling fuel.

B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

Service

People

  • Sheldon Adler

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

  • Samuel Dragoon

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

  • Wilbur Hain

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Assistant Ground Crew Chief | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetary.

  • Paul Miller

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

  • Herbert Minard

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetary.

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born McAllen, TX, USA 1922
Lived in Fort Worth, TX, USA 1942

113 6th Avenue

Died Saint-Quentin, France 29 September 1944
Buried Lemay, MO 63125, USA 3 October 1949

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: SECTION 82 SITE 125

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 August 2018 23:39:12 RayWells Changes to person associations
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Date Contributor Update
18 July 2016 21:21:36 466thHistorian Changes to middlename and suffix
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
18 July 2016 21:21:08 466thHistorian Changes to service number, events and aircraft associations
Sources

"Second Air Division" - Turner Publishing
Page 134

Date Contributor Update
18 July 2016 16:44:10 Lucy May Changes to biography and events
Sources

Brought in information from duplicate record. Source:
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of 8thAF, vol.4

Date Contributor Update
12 January 2016 04:16:09 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, highest rank, events, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:40 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Combat Supplement, Unit History / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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