Lionel D. MOUNT

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER12166134
AGE24 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1920
STATEErie County, NEW-YORK
FAMILYSingle
RANKS/Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSemiskilled structural- and ornamental-metal workersNY
DATE of ENLISTEMENT16 september 1942 Buffalo NEW YORK
SQUADRON508th Bomb Squadron
GROUP351st Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH27 august 1943mount lionel d tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHVillers-sir-Simon - GIVENCHY
DATA PLANB-17 Fortress - type F-65-BO - s/n 42-29716 YB*A "The Venus"
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Macr: 469
Mission: Watten-Eperlecques (62) : mission 87 - Blockhaus V2
Take off: Station 110 Polebrook, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
Shot by hunters Messerschmitt Me109 - Around 19h05 - Explosion at 15000 feet
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY de Colleville

Plan du Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
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DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air Medal + 2 OLCam2olc
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STORY
 

B-17 Fortress - type F-65-BO - s/n 42-29716 YB*A

"The Venus"

1st Lieutenant William J SUIT Pilot USAAF dead - Arlington Cem. Virginia  O-418350 - 24 yo - Born 10/11/1918 - DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 
2nd Lieutenant James F GRAYSON CoPilot USAAF dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer 

O-675338 - AM/PH - 20 yo - Born 15/07/1923 -

Son of J F & Nellie Grayson - ILLINOIS 

2nd Lieutenant Bennie H Jr BELL Navigator USAAF Prisoner O-673455 - LOUISIANA - Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
2nd Lieutenant Myron L JOHNSON Bomb USAAF Prisoner O-735959 - ILLINOIS - Camp inconnu
T/Sergeant Alexander B NOE Gunner USAAF Prisoner 34306842 - NORTH CAROLINA - Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf
T/Sergeant Bertil E ERICKSON Rad USAAF Escaped

33248286 - Né le 25/08/1921 - Grassflat, PENNSYLVANIA USA

Supported by network Bourgogne

Evasion by Pyrenees/Espagne/Gibraltar - Come Back UK 06/02/1944 -

S/Sergeant Joseph M MAY Gunner USAAF Prisoner 39255708 - Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf
S/Sergeant Louis A LOCHEN Gunner USAAF Prisoner 17050387 - MINNESOTA USA - Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf
S/Sergeant Lionel D MOUNT Gunner USAAF dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer  12166134 - AM+2/PH - Né en 1920 - Erie Co, NEW-YORK USA
S/Sergeant Orville Gerald GREENE Gunner USAAF Evadé

32143679 - Né le 15/11/1919 - Hamilton, ONTARIO CANADA

Supported by network Bourgogne

Evasion by Pyrénées/Espagne/Gibraltar - Come back UK 05/02/1944 -

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Standing: Alexander B NOE, William J SUIT, James F GRAYSON, Bennie H BELL, Myron L JOHNSON, Bertil E ERICKSON.

Crouching: Orville G GREENE, Joseph M MAY, Louis A LOCHEN, Lionel D MOUNT.

(Sources :jean-pierre.cabaret.pagesperso-orange.fr)

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PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud