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David T Lewis Jr

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in 42-38119.

DFC/ AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster

Service

Units served with

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • Headquarters (452nd Bomb Group)

Aircraft

  • 42-38119

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 18/12/43; Kearney 31/12/43; with Albert Jones crash landed base 2/2/44; Written off 4/2/44. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Born New York State
Killed in action 3 September 1944
Buried Brittany American Cemetery, Saint James, France (Wall of the Missing)

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 September 2020 00:51:05 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

ABMC, MACR 8609 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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