Edgar J. ALBERT

albert edgar 1
ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-793477
AGE 29 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1915  MAINE
STATECONNECTICUT
FAMILYSingle
RANK1st Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilote P 47
JOB before ENLISTEMENTShipping and receiving clerksCO
DATE of ENLISTEMENT5 september 1941 Hartford CONNECTICUT
SQUADRON351st Fighter Squadron
DIVISION

353rd Fighter Group "The Slybird Group" - "Bill s Buzz Boys"

353fg couleur

ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH5 february 1944albert edgar tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATH 
DATA PLAN

P-47 D Thunderbolt  N°42-74738  Code: YJ-U
"Doris"

Indicatif d'appel: Roughman

Station:
Metfield from 3 Août 1943 to 12 Avril 1944
Raydon from 12 Avril 1944 to 10 Octobre 1945

Mission: Escort de bombardiers in Romilly-sur-Seine

Macr: 2128

Shot in air combat with hunters - 12:45
 P 47N Thunderbolt

CEMETERY TEMPORARY

Initially buried in the Angerville cemetery

CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY from St James

Map Brittany American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
B913
DECORATION
Air Medal + 5 Oak Leaf Clusteram 5olc
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Distinguished Flying Crossdfc
usaf  8AIRFORCE 353fg351fs
 
 albert edgar

INFORMATION SOURCESBrittany American Cemetery and Memorial of Saint James (Unofficial) - Littlefriends.co.uk - Francecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE - Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial of Saint James (Unofficial)
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud