Bert Jr Espy
508th Fighter Squadron
Date of Death:
Memory Park Cemetary, Longview Heights, Texas
First Lieutenant Bert Espy took off from air station 414 Winkton, Dorset in his P-47 Thunderbolt 42-25747 on a ground support mission to Avranches. He collided with Lieutenant Kitchens' plane at medium altitude at 1345.