Randolph C BARTHOLD

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-430560
AGE- yo
DATE OF BIRTH--
STATETEXAS
FAMILY--
RANKMajor
FONCTIONObserver
JOB before ENLISTEMENT TEXAS
DATE of ENLISTEMENT 
SQUADRON410th Bomb Squadron
GROUP94th Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH29 may 1943barthold randolph tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHLieu-dit "Les Frais" - Hameau de la Poterie - Cne Les Champs-Géraux
DATA PLANB-17 Fortress - type F-55-BO - s/n 42-29476 GL*M
"Snafu"
Mission: Rennes (35) maritime warehouses
Take-off: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk UK
Shot by hunters (The plane goes into standby mode, preventing men to parachute - Only the Mitg ejected with his parachute)
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY from St James

Map Brittany American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
K189
DECORATION
Purple Heart
Photo FDLM
8AIRFORCE    94bg 410bs

Crew B-17 Fortress - type F-55-BO - s/n 42-29476 GL*M "Snafu"

1st Lieutenant Max L HECOX Pilot USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James hecox max tombe
2nd Lieutenant Rolland V VANDERHOOK CoPilot USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James vanderhook rolland tombe
2nd Lieutenant Charles B "Chuck" HARRISON Navigator USAAF Dead- Cim Nat de Long Island USA  
1st Lieutenant Ronald G "Ronnie" Mc COY Bomber USAAF Dead - Pennsylvania USA  
S/Sergeant Harry Delbert "Dibby" SYMMONDS Gunner USAAF Dead  
S/Sergeant George T COATES Radio USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James coates george tombe
S/Sergeant Fred G SNELL Gunner USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James  
S/Sergeant Eugene "Gene" Mc COY Gunner USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James  mccoy eugene tombe
Sergeant Joseph G TASHJIAN Gunner USAAF Dead - New York Cem USA  
T/Sergeant Herman PHILBECK Gunner USAAF Prisoner - Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf  
Major Randolph C BARTHOLD Observator USAAF Dead - Cim Brit Am St-James  barthold randolph tombe
b17  b 17

INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net
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PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud