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Maurice J Harper

Military

Was co pilot to Col. Aber in 43-37516 'Tondelayo' they held the plane up to let the rest of the crew bail out and crashed into the River Stour.

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 43-37516 'Tondelayo'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 25/4/44; Hunter 4/5/44; Dow Fd 25/5/44; Assigned 422BS/305BG [JJ-T] Chelveston 4/6/44; transferred 858BS Cheddington 26/6/44; on NLS mission over Holland 4/3/45 with Lt Col Earl Aber (Sqd CO), cp Maurice Harper both died when...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Jefferson County, Alabama
Killed in action 4 March 1945
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Combat Chronology Supplement p. 549, ABMC / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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