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Oren H Kelley

Military

Killed 17 Sept 1943 training mission in C47 42-23479 crashed in joint excercise with the RAF

Service

Units served with

  • 315th Troop Carrier Group

    315th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    The chief purpose of the 315th Troop Carrier Group when assigned to the Eighth Air Force was to transport troops around the UK in the early part of 1943. Before long though, the Group was used by the Twelfth Air Force and flew from Bilda, Algeria, from...

  • 43rd Troop Carrier Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Atlantic, Iowa
Killed non-combat 17 August 1943
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:48 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 AFs Vol. I by Bishop & Hey p. 286-7, ABMC

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