Gano Ellis McPherson Jr.

S/Sgt McPherson was killed when his plane with serial number 44-8640 crashed over the North Sea returning from a food supply mission to Holland. Memorialized at the Cambridge American Cemetery, Cambridge, England.

Crew members
2nd Lt Russell Henry Cook Jr.
1st Lt Lionel N. Sceurman
S/Sgt Edward H. Bubolz Jr.
S/Sgt John J. Keller
T/Sgt Robert W. Korber
S/Sgt Gerald Lane
S/Sgt William R. Lankford
S/Sgt Gano E. McPherson Jr.
Sgt Joseph P. Repiscak
S/Sgt Norbert J. Kuper
George G. Walteri

  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 3 September 1923
  • Date of death: 7 May 1945
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 334th Bomber Squadron, 95th Bomber Group, Heavy
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Air Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Cambridge American Cemetery, Cambridge, England
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Top Panel
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