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ISOB George L. Lincoln

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Details:

On the plot immediately to the right as you enter the cemetery gate.

Isolated Burial

A military white marble headstone for SSgt George Lewis Lincoln, tail gunner of the B-17 "Slightly Dangerous" #42-3293. He was one of the casualties of the 10-man crew when their plane was hit by flak and crashed at La Chapelle-Champigny on September 6, 1943.

Source of photo: Photo Alain Canduro/francecrashes39-45.net

Monument Text:

 

GEORGE L

LINCOLN

MASSACHUSETTS

STAFF SGT

560 AAF BOMB SQ

WORLD WAR II 

SEPTEMBER   2  1921

SEPTEMBER   6  1943

Commemorates:

People:

George Lewis Lincoln

Units:

388th Bombardment Group (Heavy)

560th Bomber Squadron, 388th Bomber Group

8th Air Force

US Army Air Corps

Wars:

WWII