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AGUIRRE, RICHARD U.

Service:United States Army Air Forces
Service Number:O-733398
Rank:Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:21 May 1943
Decorations:Distinguished Flying Cross
Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
Purple Heart
Units:64th Bombardment Squadron, 43rd Bombardment Group, USAAF †

Timeline

21 May 1943 †B-17 41-9244: Aircraft was hit by anti-aircraft fire during a mission to Rabaul and subsequently crashed into St George's Channel.

Burial Details

THIS PERSON HAS NO KNOWN GRAVE
Memorial:MANILA AMERICAN CEMETERY
Panel:Walls of the Missing

External Links

American Battle Monuments Commission

Record updated on 7 January 2018.


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