Orlo A MONTGOMERY

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER17089122
AGE26 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1919
STATECOLORADO
FAMILYMaried: Bernardine MONTGOMERY
RANKStaff/Sergeant
FONCTIONRadio
JOB before ENLISTEMENTMachinistsCO
DATE of ENLISTEMENT28 october 1942
SQUADRON14th Troop Carrier Squadron
GROUP61st Troop Carrier Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944montgomery orlo tombe
STATUSMIA
PLACE OF DEATHLieu-dit "Village de Rouville" - Commune de Negreville
DATA PLAN

Douglas C-47 - type A - s/n 42-23638

C47 douglas 
Mission: Larguage of 507th Parachute RIP / 82 - Amfreville sector

Décollage: Shot down by flak - Plane evacuated by the crew to 2500 feet between 2:00 ET 3:00

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY de Colleville

Plan du Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
Wall of Missing
DECORATION
Purple Heart
 
Air Medal + 3 Oak Leaf Clusters
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STORY
 

Crew of Douglas C-47 - type A - s/n 42-23638

1st Lieutenant William R HITZALER Pilot Escapee
2nd Lieutenant Stanley E Jr EDWARDS CoPilot Prisoner
2nd Lieutenant John Herbert HENDRY Navigator Escapee
Staff/Sergeant Orlo A MONTGOMERY Radio Dead MIA - Tablets Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer
Tech/Sergeant Alvin F VEZINA Mechanic Prisoner - Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow

INFORMATION SOURCEFrancecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov/aad
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud