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Willard Burton Beaird

Military

Service

Aircraft

  • 42-30893

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 14/8/43; Gore 16/8/43; Dallas 17/8/43; 221 BU Alexandria 17/1/45; to 329 BU Alexandria with Russell Cobbs 1/3/45; Recl Comp 10/3/45.

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born 7 September 1921

Oyer, St. Clair County, Missouri, USA

Enlisted 16 February 1942

Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, USA

Died 3 March 1945

Died in B-17 crash near Winnfield, LA - on Training Mission
http://www.sfasu.edu/heritagecenter/9965.asp

Buried

IOOF Cemetery, Orchard Mesa, Mesa County, Colorado
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/99303638/millard-burton-beaird

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 January 2020 11:15:28 JeanH Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/99303638/millard-burton-beaird
http://www.sfasu.edu/heritagecenter/9965.asp

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