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Leo B Rangers

Military

Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42102571. Killed in Action (KIA).

Purple Heart

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-102571

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 15/3/44; Gr Island 1/4/44; Grenier 5/4/44; Assigned 339BS/96BG [QJ-U] Snetterton 8/4/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/5/44 with Bob Laurie, Co-pilot: Leo Rangers, Bombardier: Bob Little, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bill Whitman,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 12 May 1944
Died 12 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4863 / MACR 4863; Snetterton Falcons, pg 147 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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