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Murdock Devore, Jr.

Monuments

B17 42-107010 Plaque

 

Name:
Devore, Jr. Murdock
Rank:
Sergeant
Serial Number:
Unit:
569th Bomber Squadron, 390th Bomber Group
Date of Death:
1944-12-27
State:
Ohio
Cemetery:
Centenary Cemetery, Greasy Ridge, Ohio
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Row:
Grave:
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Comments:

Devore Murdock, Jr., aged 20, was born on December 27, 1944. He was the son of Devore Murdock and Blanch L. Stephens Murdock.

Devore, Jr. served in the 569th Bomber Squadron, 390th Bomber Group, Heavy, as a Sergeant and Ball Turret Gunner on the B-17 #42-107070 during World War II. He was Killed in Action on December 27, 1944, when his airplane crashed near Parham, England. Sgt Murdock is now buried in the Centenary Cemetery, Greasy Ridge, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA.