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Earl William Kennamer

Military

Pilot P-39 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411.

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  • Merlin Douglass

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 38th Bomb Group
    Bombardier B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411.

  • Charles Drewyour

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 38th Bomb Group
    Navigator Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR...

  • Jack Howard

    Military | Private | Gunner | 38th Bomb Group
    Crewmember Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR...

  • Thomas O'Connor

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co pilot | 38th Bomb Group
    Co pilot Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411.

  • Richard Otis

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 38th Bomb Group
    Pilot Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411.

  • Coleman Ramsey

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 38th Bomb Group
    Crewmember Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR...

  • Howard Spencer

    Military | Private First Class | Gunner | 38th Bomb Group
    Crewmember Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, 5th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR...

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Aircraft

  • 41-7043

    P-39 Airacobra
    P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411. ...

  • 41-17590

    B-26 Marauder
    Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG. Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with P-39D 41-7043, 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Mount Vernon, AR 72111, USA

27th Jun, 1919
Mount Vernon, Faulkner County
Arkansas, USA.

Enlisted Arkansas, USA 8 November 1941

8th November, 1941.

Died Tai Island, Fiji 13 October 1943

Lost in mid air collision on local altitude training flight. 13th Oct 43. Colided with Martin B-26B Marauder 41-17590, 70th BS, 38th BG, no bail outs observed from either A/C, 7 KIFA. MACR 16411.

Lived in Drew County, AR, USA

Arkansas, USA.

Assigned Narewa, Fiji

Assigned 70th FS, 347th FG, 13th AF.

Buried National Memorial Cemetery-Pacific, 2177 Puowaina Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA

Honolulu Memorial
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 May 2015 17:35:19 Al_Skiff Changes to events and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.fold3.com/image/38640968/ MACR 16411 Details.
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbmacr.asp?MACR=16411&Submit=Go MACR bare bones.
http://www.americanbattlegraves.com/index.php?page=directory&rec=42108 Homestate / Memorial Details.

Date Contributor Update
29 May 2015 16:54:55 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography and events
Sources

http://www.fold3.com/image/38640968/ MACR 16411 Details.
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbmacr.asp?MACR=16411&Submit=Go MACR bare bones.
http://www.americanbattlegraves.com/index.php?page=directory&rec=42108 Homestate / Memorial Details.

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