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Bruce A McKern

Military

Killed in action on 22 Febrary 1945 in C-47A 42-92742

Service

Units served with

  • 315th Troop Carrier Group

    315th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    The chief purpose of the 315th Troop Carrier Group when assigned to the Eighth Air Force was to transport troops around the UK in the early part of 1943. Before long though, the Group was used by the Twelfth Air Force and flew from Bilda, Algeria, from...

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Events

Event Location Date
Born Mystic, Iowa
Killed in action 22 February 1945
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2016 12:15:24 general ira snapsorter Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, service number, highest rank, biography, events, unit associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

New entry with details from:
- "Iowans of the Mighty Eighth", Chapter 19 "Killed in Action", by Charles D Taylor;
- http://www.findagrave.com;
- http://usaafdata.com/?q=node/172639;
- http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CLWYD/2004-09/1095626242

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