Alton R KELLER

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-806270  (13047307)
AGE27 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1917
STATEPENNSYLVANIA
FAMILYMarried
RANK2nd Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilot
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSalesmen and sales agents, except to consumersPENNSYLVANIA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT3 janvier 1942 Harrisburg PENNSYLVANIA
SQUADRON96th Troop Carrier Squadron
GROUP440th Troop Carrier Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944keller alton r tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHSt-Marcouf Islands
DATA PLAN

Douglas C-47 - type A-75-DL - s/n 42-100914 Chalk #27

C 47 douglas
Macr: 8396
Takeoff Exeter, DEVON
Abattu par la flak après largage des paras vers 01h40
Mission: #16 - Mission Albany
Parachutist release of 506th PIR Cie C - DZ-D (Angoville-au-Plain)

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

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PlotRowGrave
B915
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air MedalPhoto FDLM
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Crew of Douglas C-47 - type A-75-DL - s/n 42-100914

2nd Lieutenant Alton R KELLER Pilot Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - PENNSYLVANIA USA
Flight/Officier George N CROWELL CoPilot Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - ILLINOIS USA
T/Sergeant Edward A BLUESTONE Ch/B Dead - Boylston Lodge Cem. West Roxbury, Suffolk Co, MASSACHUSETTS USA
Caporal Carmen C D'AMICO Radio Dead - Cleveland,OHIO USA
C47 douglas

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