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SMITH, WILLIAM R.

Service:United States Army Air Forces
Service Number:15098049
Rank:Private First Class
Date of Death:21 May 1943
Decorations:Silver Star
Air Medal
Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
Units:64th Bombardment Squadron, 43rd Bombardment Group, USAAF †

Timeline

21 May 1943B-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 12 January 2018.


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