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Clyde Wayne Middleton

Military

Service

People

  • Francis De Mand

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Reuben Troyer

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner

Units served with

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Wethersfield

    Military site : airfield
    Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...

  • Melun

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Fort Scott, Kansas 23 March 1922
Lived in Moundville, Missouri 29 June 1942
Shot Down/Bailed Out/Captured Aldenhoven, Germany 29 September 1944

Middleton was the only survivor of his four man crew when their A-20 Havoc was hit by flak and crashed at Aldenhoven.

POW Tychowo, Poland October 1944 – May 1945

Stalag Luft IV

Died Gardner, Kansas 23 June 2009
Buried Bronaugh, Missouri 26 June 2009

Worsley Cemetery
Bronaugh, Vernon County, Missouri, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 February 2021 23:54:43 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/search/categories/39/?name=Clyde+W_Middleton&ev...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/72077532/clyde-w-middleton
http://www.416th.com/MACR_AAR/19440929_43-21724_MACR-9274_DeMand.html
https://aad.archives.gov/aad/display-partial-records.jsp?dt=466&sc=11675...

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