Walter H Jr SYPHERD

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-790306 (13029061)
AGE25 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1918
STATEPhiladelphia, PENNSYLVANIA
FAMILYSingle
RANK2nd Lieutenant
FONCTIONNavigator
JOB before ENLISTEMENTForemenPENNSYLVANIA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT10 september 1941
SQUADRON323rd Bomb Squadron
GROUP91st Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH13 may 1943sypherd jr walter h tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHCommune of Allery - South of Abbeville
DATA PLANB-17 Fortress - type F-65-BO - s/n 42-29642 OR*L "Vulgar Virgin"
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Macr: 8015
Mission: Ramrod 71 - Meaulte (80): ateliers d'avions Potez
Take Off: Station 121 Bassingbourn, CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Shots by Lt Hoppe du Grupe II de la JG26 à 16h37.
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

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Crew of B-17 Fortress - type F-65-BO - s/n 42-29642 OR*L

"Vulgar Virgin"

1st Lieutenant Lawrence J STARK Pilot Dead - Grandview Cem. Albany, MISSOURI O-727273 - 27 yo - Portland, OREGON
1st Lieutenant John Theron EVINS CoPilot Dead- Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio, Bexar Co, TEXAS

O-662766 - 24 yo  - TEXAS

1st Lieutenant Neill E OAKLEY Observator Dead-Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer O-531781 - PH - Tucson, ARIZONA
2nd Lieutenant Arthur H NICHOLLS Bomber Dead-Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer O-729487 - Providence, RHODE ISLAND
2nd Lieutenant Walter H Jr SYPHERD Navigator Dead-Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer O-790306 - PH - Philadelphia, PENNSYLVANIA
Sergeant Robert H REYNOLDS Gunner Dead-Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer 38013099 - Kansas USA - AM/PH
Sergeant Richard K WIRT Gunner Dead- Cem Am Colleville-sur-Mer 36305165 - AM/PH - Chicago, ILLINOIS
S/Sergeant John J ARIHOOD Gunner Dead- Grandview Cem. IOWA 37419576 - Grandview, IOWA
T/Sergeant Tom W BAGWELL

Mecanicien

Gunner

Prisonner

180353397 - NEW MEXICO -

Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf

T/Sergeant Wallace L MOONEY Rad Prisonner

17042540 - IOWA -

Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf

Sergeant Edward M BRUMMAL Gunner Prisonner

34333684 - Birmingham, ALABAMA -

Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf

42 29642 B17
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INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud