Spence, Carl Madison, TSgt

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Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Primary Unit
1952-1952, 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
Service Years
1948 - 1953
Enlisted Collar Insignia
Technical Sergeant

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Chenoa
Last Address
Kimpo AB (K-14), South Korea

Casualty Date
Feb 22, 1952
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Payne Cemetery - Chenoa, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Korean War Fallen
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
30th Weather Squadron5th Air Force67th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
  1952-1952, 30th Weather Squadron
  1952-1952, 5th Air Force
  1952-1952, 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1953 Korean War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-26K/A-26K Counter Invader  
  1952-1952, B-26K/A-26K Counter Invader
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sergeant Spence was flying with the 6166th Weather Reconnaissance Flight that was lost on February 22, 1952.  The contact with the crew was lost over Pyongyang, North Korea.  Sergeant Spence was assigned to the 30th Weather Squadron.  He was listed as missing in action and presumed dead on December 31, 1953.

Sergeant Spence was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart and Air Medal.

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