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Extract from Individual Deceased Personnel File (IDPF) for Staff Sergeant Oliver E Davenport of the 96th Bomb Group researched by historian Bill Beigel. The file contains copies of primary documents that discuss the return of personal effects, circumstances and causes of death, and memorialisation of the fallen airman.

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  • Oliver Davenport

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-97567. Killed in Action (KIA). ...


Date Contributor Update
11 January 2016 16:44:55 Emily Created entry with collection, caption and person associations

Individual Deceased Personnel File (IDPF) researched and donated by Bill Beigel: