Victor Hugo IDOL Jr

 

IDOL victor h
NUMBER OF SERVICE666542
AGE24 yo
DATE OF BIRTH10 june 1920
ETATRockingham County  NORTH CAROLINA
FAMILYParent: Victor Hugo & Kittie Mae Pratt IDOL 
Brother : Charles Anderson
RANKFirst Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilot
JOB BEFORE ENLISTEMENTActorNC
DATE of ENLISTEMENT11 november 1941 Charlotte NORTH CAROLINA
REGIMENT SQUADRON366th Fighter Squadron
DIVISION GROUP358th Fighter Group
ARMY8th US Air Force
DATE OF DEATH17 june 1944IDOL victor h tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATH

La Haie-du-Puits, near Montsurvent

Would have been executed by the Germans either during his parachute descent or on his arrival on the ground.

DATA PLAN 

P-47 Thunderbolt - type D-20-RE - s/n 42-76595

p 47 358fg

Macr: 6273

Mission: Dive-bombing - Lessay (50)

Take-off: Station 411 High Halden, KENT

Station 411 High Halden

Shot by flak - Airplane evacuated by parachute - 9:30 pm

Crash observed by Lts David B Tuck and Rae E Preston

CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY of St James

Map of St James American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
I1319
DECORATION

Air Medal

 

Purple Heart & 7 Oak Leaf Clusters

 

Good Conduct Medal

 

European African Middle Eastern Campaing Medal

 

American Campaign Medal

 

World War II Victory Medal

 

USSAF Pilote Wings

 

Pilote Certificat

am

ph 7olc

Good Medal Conduite

EAMECampaign

american campaign medal

victory medal

Pilote Certificat

aile pilote

usaf 8AIRFORCE 358fg 366fs
STORY
--idol victor hugo stele IDOL victor h presse

SOURCE INFORMATION & PHOTOAbmc.gov - Honorstates.org - Findagrave.com - Francecrashes39-45.net - Greensboro.com - E-yearbook.com - en.m.wikipedia.org - Jean-François Pellouais - Aad.archives.gov - Francecrashes39-45.net
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud