Samuel Beck  WILLIAMS Jr

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-800443 (14103200)
AGE23 yo
DATE OF BIRTHJuly 20, 1920
STATEFulton County GEORGIA
FAMILY

Parents: Samuel & Ruth T. POSS WILLIAMS

Sister: Mildred Williams MANGUM

RANK1st Lieutenant
FONCTIONPilot
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSemiskilled linemen and servicemen, telegraph, telephone, and powerGEORGIA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT30 march 1942 Atlanta GEORGIA
SQUADRON

304th Troop Carrier Squadron

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GROUP442nd Troop Carrier Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944williams samuel b tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHCherbourg area
DATA PLANDouglas C-47 - type A-5-DK - s/n 42-92462
C 47 douglas
Macr: 7651
Mission: Largage 14 paras of the 507ePIR Mission Boston # 26 on DZ T (Amfreville)
Take Off: Fulbeck, LINCOLNSHIRE
Crasch to 3h00
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

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Air MedalPhoto FDLM
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Equipage du Douglas C-47 - type A-5-DK - s/n 42-92462

1st Lieutenant Samuel B Jr WILLIAMS Pilot USAAF Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - GEORGIA
2nd Lieutenant William J DONOHUE CoPilot USAAF Dead - MIA - Tablets Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - ILLINOIS
S/Sergeant David R MADSON Radio USAAF Dead - MIA - Tablets Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - MONTANA
2nd Lieutenant Albert C BROOKS Navigateur USAAF Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - MARYLAND
T/Sergeant Major McKinley Mc CANLESS Disp USAAF Dead
C47 douglas

INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov
PICTURE SOURCEFindagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud
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