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Rock Warren Lorraine

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Name:
Warren Lorraine Rock
Rank:
Staff Sergeant
Serial Number:
32812538
Unit:
850th Bomber Squadron, 801st Bomber Group, He
Date of Death:
1944-07-05
State:
New York
Cemetery:
Epinal American Cemetery, Epinal, France
Plot:
B
Row:
19
Grave:
68
Decoration:
Air Medal, Purple Heart
Comments:

The B-24 number 41-29599 named BOOTS took off at 2331 on 4 July 1944 from Harrington, UK to deliver supplies to the French resistance (Operation Peter). The plane was shot down by flak over Lagney le Sec, France, at 2am on the morning of 5 July. The entire crew of ten was killed. MACR 6991. S/Sgt Rock was a gunner. He is front row right in the picture.