Baskett, Judson Boyce, FltOff

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Last Rank
Flight Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1945, AAF MOS 1051, 1326th Army Air Force Base Unit
Service Years
1942 - 1945
USAAFOfficer Collar Insignia
Flight Officer

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Houston, Texas
Last Address
Calcutta, India

Date of Passing
Nov 27, 1945
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Tablets of the Missing

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
In the Line of DutyAmerican Battle Monuments Commission
  2015, In the Line of Duty
  2015, American Battle Monuments Commission

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
On Nov 27, 1945 he was the pilot of a C-47 that went missing on a flight between Singapore and Penang, Malaya. The crew were assumed dead on the crash date and officially declared dead Nov 28, 1946. The crash site was discovered in 1966 and again in 1985 and 2009; but only in 2015 were remains recovered and returned to the US. The location of his remains is not known at this time. 
He is memorialized in Manila and at Hollywood Cemetery, Houston, TX.
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 Unit Assignments
US Air Force
  1945-1945, AAF MOS 1051, 1326th Army Air Force Base Unit
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II
  1945-1945 World War II/Asian-Pacific Theater
 Colleges Attended 
  1940-1942, Others/Not Listed
 My Aircraft/Missiles
C-46 Commando  C-47 Skytrain/Dakota  
  1944-1945, C-46 Commando
  1945-1945, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota
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