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Ray Walters


Shot down 13 June 1943 in B-17 #4229748 'Paradise Lost. ' Killed in Action (KIA).


Units served with


  • 42-29748 Paradise Lost

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 12/2/43; Walker 27/2/43; Salinas 10/3/43; Presque Is 5/4/43; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX- ] Grafton Underwood 27/4/43; Andrews Fd 13/5/43; Snetterton 12/6/43; Missing in Action Kiel 13/6/43 with Howard Rossman, Co-pilot: Leon Goode,...

Associated Place

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...


Event Location Date
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 13 June 1943
Died 13 June 1943


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:57 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 15631 / MACR 15631; Snetterton Falcons, pg 31 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database