Was on non operational flight over France when hit by flak, had to bail out of 'Butch II' 42-31092.
Legion of Merit, Air Medal, Purple
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 17/9/43; Gr Island 3/10/43; Assigned 401BG Deenethorpe 19/11/43; transferred 708BS/447BG [CQ- ] Rattlesden /43; Salvaged 20/4/45. BUTCH II.
|Born||Iowa City, IA, USA|
|Killed in action||27 March 1945|