Howard C BREWSTER

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-670206
AGE26 yo
DATE OF BIRTH13 april 1918 Ruston Lincoln Parish LOUISIANA
STATELOUISIANA
FAMILYMarried : Kate Eileen DONNELL GAMBLE
Parent: George W. & Minnie Farley BREWSTER
RANK1st Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilot
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--LA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT-
SQUADRON84th Troop Carrier Squadron
GROUP437th Troop Carrier Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944 brewster howard tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHLanquetot, NO Le Vrétot - BRICQUEBEC
DATA PLAN

CG4 Waco - type A-FO - s/n 43-40199 Z8*? Chalk #33

Waco CG 4A USAF
Macr: 10890
Mission: #28 - Mission Détroit - Transport Jeep, ammunition 57 anti-tank, equipment - LZ-O (Ste-Mère-Eglise)
Take Off: Station 469 RAMSBURY (UK)
Glider towed by C47-A 42-100659 Lt MYERS and Lt FREDERICK

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Decapitates the top of an apple tree at the landing, killing the pilot and a passenger - Around 04:00

CEMETERY TEMPORARY 

TEMPORARY CEMETERY of Blosville N°--

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CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

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PlotRowGrave
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DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air MedalPhoto FDLM
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Kate Eileen & Howard


Crew & Passager of CG4 Waco - type A-FO - s/n 43-40199 Chalk #33

1st Lieutenant Howard C BREWSTER Pilot 84th Troop Carrier Squadron Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer

O-670206 - AM/PH - LOUISIANA USA - Tué sur le coup 

Initially buried in Blosville

Flight/Officer Leslie A REYNOLDS CoPilot 84th Troop Carrier Squadron Prisoner

T-0001224 - Reached at head, leg, arm, back -

Captured and hospitalized in Bricquebec

Is found in a hospital in England, struck with amnesia

Sgt Raynor M WILSON Passager 80th Anti Aircraft Battalion Recovered

36145389 - AM/PH -

Will be killed in action on July 14, 1944 (Buried at Colleville)

Raynor M WILSON artist sheet

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Pvt Lecil A DRUMMOND Passager 80th Anti Aircraft Battalion Recovered

34273261 - PH -

Will be killed in action on June 9, 1944 (Buried at Colleville)

Lecil A DRUMMOND artist sheet

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INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net
PICTURE SOURCEFindagrave.com - Frédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud