Charles R KITTLE

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER15354672
AGE21 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1923
STATELucas County OHIO
FAMILYSingle
RANKSergeant
FONCTIONRadio Opérator
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSemiskilled machine shop and related occupationsOH
DATE of ENLISTEMENT11 december 1942 Camp Perry Lacarne OHIO
SQUADRON84th Troop Carrier Squadron
GROUP437th Troop Carrier Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH6 juin 1944kittle charles tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHValognes
DATA PLANDouglas C-47 - type A-70-DL - s/n 42-100803
C47 douglas
Mission # 28 - Detroit Mission - glider towing 43-27453 (Larkin) on LZ-O
Take-Off: Station 469 Ramsbury (UK)
Shot down by flak at 4:00
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
Wall of Missing
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air MedalPhoto FDLM
9af  troopcarriercommand badge
 
 

Crew of C 47 Douglas

1st Lieutenant Jack A LAWSON Pilot Dead
2nd Lieutenant Donald W HANDEGAARD CoPilot Dead Fort Snelling Nat. Cem. Mineapolis, Minnesota
T/Sergeant Henry S MARANZ Ch/B Dead MIA - Tablets Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
Sergeant Charles R KITTLE Radio Opérator Dead MIA - Tablets Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer

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