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2nd Lt Kenneth Hindersinn

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In a gravel plot just off of the intersection of the D69 and D126. Commemorative Object A glass structure containing the engine of Lt Hindersinn's plane and a small plaque affixed to the glass, not to be confused with the stone monument next to it.

Monument Text:

USAAF P-47D-6 RE SN 42-74652 78 FG
Moteur du P-47 du 2lt Kenneth Hindersinn abattu le 5 Janvier 1944 a Gourbesville [sic] etrouve au lieu dit les Mesmonts.
Le 14 Septembre 2010 a Gourbesville.
english translation:

P-47 N 42-74652 78th FG USAAF
2nd Lt Kenneth Hindersinn's P-47 engine, shot down on January 5th 1944 over Gourbesville and found at Les Mesmonts.
September 14th 2000 at Gourbesville.



Kenneth Hindersinn


83rd Fighter Squadron, 78th Fighter Group

8th Air Force

United States Air Force



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