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Aleda E Lutz

Military

Born in Michigan in 1915. Served with the 802nd Medical Air Evacuation Sq. Killed 1 Nov 1944 during a medical evacuation mission in C-47 42-92700 of the 17th Troop Carrier Sq/64th Troop Carrier Gp. Aircraft crashed in poor weather SE of Saint-Chamond, France.

Service

Units served with

  • 64th Troop Carrier Group

    64th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    The Group trained with the Eighth Air Force flying from Ramsbury, Wiltshire. The Group was reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force on 14 September 1942. Its first mission was dropping paratroops into French North-West Africa, at Maison Blanche, Algeria on...

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Date Contributor Update
09 March 2021 19:28:57 Phil B Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, unit associations and media associations
Sources

USAF Photo
https://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19441101-1
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1942_5.html

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