Edward Vincent DOHERTY Jr

 

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NUMBER OF SERVICE32497997
AGE-- yo
DATE OF BIRTH--
ETATNEW YORK
FAMILY--
RANKS/Sergeant
FONCTIONRadio Gunner
JOB BEFORE ENLISTEMENT-NY
DATE of ENLISTEMENT-
 SQUADRON532nd Bomb Squadron
  GROUP381st Bomb Group
ARMY8th US Air Force
DATE OF DEATH1 december 1943--
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHSteenwoorde - 7 Km E Cassel
DATA PLAN

B-17 Fortress - type F-55-BO - s/n 42-29506 VE*A

"Full Boost !"

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Macr: 1578

Mission: Leverkusen (All)

Take-off: Station 167 Ridgewell, ESSEX

Shot by fighter piloted by Hugo Frey

Aircraft partially evacuated (4) at 1:12 pm, the others being presumably dead in the explosion

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY of Colleville

Map of Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
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STORY
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Crew of B-17 Fortress - type F-55-BO - s/n 42-29506 VE*A

"Full Boost !"

2nd Lieutenant Jason H DUNCAN Pilot Prisoner

Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang Prussia 54-12

O-796792 - DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  

2nd Lieutenant Harry Jr   ALLCHIN CoPilot

Dead

Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer 

O-681289 - PH - 23 Yo  

OHIO 

2nd Lieutenant Mac Wayne HUFFMAN Navigator

Dead

Toledo Mem Park Cem. Toledo, Cumberland Co, ILLINOIS 

O-749433 - Born in 1920 

ILLINOIS 

2nd Lieutenant Robert G  KESSLAR Bombardier

Dead

Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer 

O-744481 - PH - ILLINOIS 
T/Sergeant Vinal Lee WADE Machanic/Gunner

Dead

Westridge Cem. Charlton, MASSACHUSETTS 

31075788 - MASSACHUSETTS 
S/Sergeant Edward Vincent Jr   DOHERTY Radio/Gunner

Dead

Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer

32497997 - PH - NEW YORK 
S/Sergeant Leon D JEFFERS Gunner DeadRose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA  39256298 - Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA 
Sergeant Morris A WALL Gunner Prisoner

Stalag Luft 6 Heydekrug/Moved to Stalag 4 Grosstychow East Prussia 54-20

18039422 - TEXAS 

Sergeant Harold STARKEY Gunner Prisoner

Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow

15102552 - INDIANA  

S/Sergeant Roy F MATTSON Gunner Prisoner

Stalag 9C Bad Sulza Saxe-Weimar 51-11

6552127 - COLORADO  

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