Baucom, Hoover Cleveland, TSgt

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Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
M 0757-Radio Operator- Mechanic-Gunner, AAF MOS
Last AFSC Group
USAAF
Primary Unit
1944-1944, M 0757, 446th Bombardment Group, Heavy
Service Years
1943 - 1944
Technical Sergeant

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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Monroe, North Carolina
Last Address
RAF Bungay (aka RAF Flixton)(USAAF 125), Suffolk, England

Casualty Date
Oct 19, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Germany
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Lakeland Memorial Park - Monroe, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
704th Bombardment Squadron, Heavy	446th Bombardment Group, Heavy
  1944-1944, M 0757, 704th Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
  1944-1944, M 0757, 446th Bombardment Group, Heavy
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Normandy Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-24 Liberator  
  1944-1944, B-24 Liberator1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
His B-24, "Slightly Dangerously", was hit by enemy flak and crashed near Wiesbaden. He and 2 crewmates were killed; 7 others became POW's.
He was first buried in Germany and in Oct 1948 his remains were brought to the US.
He is standing, far left, in crew photo.

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http://facesofwar.nl/baucom.html 
   
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