Lambert, William L., SSgt

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
M 0757-Radio Operator- Mechanic-Gunner, AAF MOS
Last AFSC Group
USAAF
Primary Unit
1943-1943, 308th Bombardment Group, Heavy
Service Years
1942 - 1943
Staff Sergeant

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Home State
Virginia
Virginia
Year of Birth
1918
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Pulaski, Virginia
Last Address
Yangkai, China

Casualty Date
Sep 15, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
China
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section C, Grave 444

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 Unit Assignments
373rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy 308th Bombardment Group, Heavy
  1943-1943, 373rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
  1943-1943, 308th Bombardment Group, Heavy
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 World War II/Asian-Pacific Theater
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-24 Liberator  
  1943-1943, B-24 Liberator
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
His was one of five B-24's that took off from Yangkai Airfield to bomb a cement plant north of Haiphong. While on the bomb run at 12,000' they were intercepted by over 50 fighters. Unfortunately Sgt. Lambert was one of the causalities. 
 
   
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