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Edward J Butts

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force


    The 12th Air Force was established in the USA during the Second World War to provide the Army Air Force component of Operation Torch (the invasion of French North Africa) in 1942. The Air Force initially moved to England for training before...

  • 47th Bomb Group
  • 86th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Coaldale, PA 23 May 1922
Lived in Coaldale, PA 1941

259 5th Street

Died near Thala, Tunisia 22 February 1943
Buried North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial 1945

Plot H Row 17 Grave 8
North Africa American Cemetery
North Africa American Cemetery
BP 346 Sidi Bou Said
2026
Tunis
Tunisia

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 January 2021 22:13:44 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
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http://www.47thbombgroup.org/macr/14559.html
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/3147/images/41226_24214...

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