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Chester Daniel Cahill

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  • Peter Beet

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 47th Bomb Group

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Born McNeil, Texas 21 September 1912
Lived in Round Rock, Texas 16 October 1940

Worked for Brown & Root

Died Sciacca, Sicily 6 July 1943

KIA when his aircraft took a direct hit of anti-aircraft fire near the cockpit, incapacitating the pilot. The pilot spiraled into the ground. There were no survivors from the 4 man crew.

Buried Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery 24 June 1949

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
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82 0 212

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2021 23:45:41 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
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http://www.47thbombgroup.org/macr/75.html
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8998666/chester-d.-cahill
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44040_08_00...

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