William A Jr BLOOM

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-661435
AGE 
DATE OF BIRTH 
STATETEXAS
FAMILY 
RANK1st Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilot
JOB before ENLISTEMENT TX
DATE of ENLISTEMENT--
SQUADRON439th Bomb Squadron
GROUP319th Bomb Group
ARMY 
DATE OF DEATH12 november 1942bloom william a tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHLes Pieux (50)
DATA PLAN

B-26 Marauder - type B-3-MA - s/n 41-17777 "Boogie Woogie"

B26 MARAUDER

Mission: Transfer of HeadQuarter Attalbridge UK to North Africa Operation Torch
Take-Off: Station 120 à Attelbridge UK
Shot down by a Messerschmitt Me 109 fighter

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
F1116
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
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Equipage du B-26 Marauder - type B-3-MA - s/n 41-17777

"Boogie Woogie"

1st Lieutenant William A Jr BLOOM Pilot USAAF Dead  Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
1st Lieutenant Ray W HENSLEE   USAAF Dead  Cim Am Cambridge
Sergeant Arnold F BETTGE   USAAF Dead  Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
T/Sergeant Carroll F SALTER   USAAF Dead  Cim Am Cambridge
Lieutenant/Colonel Alvord RUTHERFORD Passager USAAF HeadQuarter Dead  Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
2nd Lieutenant Arthur K Jr PERRY Passager USAAF HeadQuarter Dead  Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
B26 1  B26 2

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