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Hale Everett M.

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B-17 Crash

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Name:
Everett M. Hale
Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Serial Number:
O-752059
Unit:
510th Bomber Squadron, 351st Bomb Group, Heavy
Date of Death:
1944-05-27
State:
Idaho
Cemetery:
Grace Cemetery, Grace, Idaho
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Born on 11 Oct 1918. Copilot of the B-17 “Queen of the Air” , serial number 42-31975, that took off from Station 110 Polebrook in Northamptonshire in the UK at 8am on 27 May 1944. Shot down by an ME 109 German fighter at 12:30. Hale was killed along with 7 of his crewmembers. 2 successfully bailed out and survived.