Lawrence H BENNETT

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER35418652
AGE27 yo
DATE OF BIRTH7 july 1917
STATEMurray City, OHIO
FAMILYMother: Lillian E SPENCER
RANKS/Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT-OHIO
DATE of ENLISTEMENT-
SQUADRON350th Bomb Squadron
GROUP100th Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH25 february 1944bennett lawrence h tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHSangatte (62)
DATA PLAN

B-17 Fortress - type F - s/n 42-30788

b17

Macr: 2760

Mission: Regensburg (All)

Take Off : Station 139 Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk UK

Shot by flak à 14h06 and by hunters

Part of the crew was killed or injured during the attacks

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
A 18 14
DECORATION
Air Medal + 3 Oak Leaf Clusteram 3olc
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 bennett lawrence h stele
 
Stele in memory of Lawrence BENNETT

 

Crew of B-17 Fortress - type F - s/n 42-30788

1st Lieutenant Stewart A Mc CLAIN Pilot Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer  mcclain stewart a tombe
2nd Lieutenant John D Jr Mc BRIDE CoPilot Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer  mcbride john d jr tombe
2nd Lieutenant Philip MORDKOWITZ Navigator Dead Cim Am Ardennes Neupre (Belg)  mordkowitz philip tombe
2nd Lieutenant Homer Edward GLASCO Bomber Dead Cim Am Ardennes Neupre (Belg)  glasco homer edward glasco homer edward tombe
T/Sergeant Samuel H Jr KUNTZ Radio/Gunner Dead Cim Am Ardennes Neupre (Belg)  kuntz samuel tombe
T/Sergeant Angelo E FERNANDEZ Mecanic/Gunner Dead Cim Am Ardennes Neupre (Belg)  fernandez angelo tombe
T/Sergeant Claude Peter ZUKOWSKI Gunner Prisoner  
S/Sergeant George KNUDSEN Gunner Dead Cim Am Ardennes Neupre (Belg)  knudsen george tombe
S/Sergeant William Leslie COOK Gunner Prisoner - Stalag Luft IV  
S/Sergeant Lawrence H BENNETT Gunner Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer  bennett lawrence h tombe
b 17

 

B17 Crew pictures N ° 42-30788
 mcclain stewart a equipage  mcclain stewart a equipage  mcclain stewart a equipage

 

SOURCES INFORMATION & IMAGES

ABMC - Ardennes Cemetery (Findagrave) 

Frédéric LAVERNHE - JF PELLOUAIS


INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud