Alfred D., Jr. Evans
62nd Fighter Squadron, 56th Fighter Group
Date of Death:
Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Me
Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster
2nd Lt Alfred D. Evans Jr., pilot of the P-47 Thunderbolt 42-76118 “Lancaster Lil”, took off from station 150 in Boxted, Essex, UK on a bombing mission over Bernay-St-Martin. He was shot down by German AA fire at 0730.