Walter C RACE

race walter
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER39234251
AGE31 ans
DATE OF BIRTH18 january 1912
ETATPoughkeepsie, NEW YORK
FAMILY--
RANKStaff Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--NY
DATE of ENLISTEMENT--
SQUADRON409th Bomb Squadron
GROUP93rd Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH16 april 1943race walter tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATH20 km au large de Brest - Vers l'Ile d'Ouessant
DATA PLAN

B-24 Liberator - type D-1-CO - s/n 41-23732 YM*O 

"Liberty Lass" 

Mission: Brest (29)

Take-off: station 104, Norfolk UK

Shot down by German fighter

B24 93BG

CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY from St James

Plan of Cemetery American from St James

GRAVE
BlocRangGrave
L172
DECORATION
 
AM + 3 OLC
 
DFC
 
am 3olc
 
dfc 
 usaf 8AIRFORCE 93bg   
STORY
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Crew of B-24 Liberator - type D-1-CO - s/n 41-23732 YM*O 

"Liberty Lass"

1st Lieutenant Frank R HODGES Pilot Prisonner - Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
1st Lieutenant Orval H MICKELSON Co Pilot Prisonner- Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
1st Lieutenant Kenneth D BAUGHMAN Navigater Deceased - Cim Brit Am St-James
1st Lieutenant Robert D GRANT Bombarder Deceased
T/Sergeant James J BARNES Mechanic Décédé
T/Sergeant Forrest S HUGHES Radio Prisonner- Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf
S/Sergeant Walter C RACE Gunner Deceased - Cim Brit Am St-James
S/Sergeant Paul Frederick LOGAN Gunner Deceased
Sergeant Donald F BONNOM Gunner Deceased
S/Sergeant Paul N KIRKEN Gunner Deceased
 race walter team

INFORMATION SOURCEFindagrave.com
PICTURE SOURCEFindagrave.com - Francecrashes39-45.net
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud