Charles Sim Burnette
Born 12 Mar 1922, Polk County, Tennessee
Died non Battle, 24 August 1943
Son of Noah H. Burnette and Mary Swafford

401st Bomber Group, 615th Bomber Squadron

Private Burnette served with the 401st Bomber Group, 615th Bomb Squadron from Lewiston Army Air Base. He was one of twelve airmen killed in the crash of B-17F Flying Fortress #42-6062, near Winnett, Montana.

Crew members
2nd Lt Michael F. Rodgers
2nd Lt Walter L. Eckerman
2nd Lt William L. Luedke
2nd Lt James W. Lynch
Sgt Henry J. Downs
Sgt Edward C. Gregorich
Sgt Morris S. Kincaid
Sgt Frederic T. Melynchek
Sgt Cecil K. Nolen
PFC John L. Dlouty
Pvt Charles F. Burnette

Buried at Etowah Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee

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