Brennan, Frederick Hazlitt, Jr., 2nd Lt

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
M 1034-Navigator
Last AFSC Group
USAAF
Primary Unit
1944-1944, M 1034, 23rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
Service Years
1943 - 1944
Second Lieutenant

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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Los Angeles, California
Last Address
Wama Airfield, Morotai Island, Dutch East Indies
(now Indonesia)

Casualty Date
Nov 16, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Malaysia
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
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 Unit Assignments
5th Bombardment Group, Heavy23rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
  1944-1944, M 1034, 5th Bombardment Group, Heavy
  1944-1944, M 1034, 23rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 World War II/Asian-Pacific Theater/Leyte Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1944 World War II/Asian-Pacific Theater/Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-24 Liberator  
  1044-1944, B-24 Liberator
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
While on a mission to bomb Japanese ships in Brunei Bay, Borneo, he was killed instantly by enemy fire from those ships. His remains were not recovered.

Sources:
https://www.abmc.gov/node/551901#.WQuw-xjGwUM
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=56754560
Book: "The Airmen and the Headhunters", by Judith M. Heimann, Harcourt, Inc., 2007.
TV: network: PBS, series: NOVA, program: "Secrets of the Dead", episode: The Airmen and the Headhunters", first aired Nov 10, 2009.
   
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