Jasper Norwood Scott
Staff Sgt, Air Corp
Authority, Telegram, Chief, AGRD, SFPD, Oakland, Calif
One of 7 Army Air Forces Personnel Not Individually Identified,
But Known as a Group. WW2 Dead, Returned from Mausoleum,
Group burial for this US Army Air Corps flight crew who died on January 20, 1945 during World War II. Their remains were interred here on November 8, 1949: Little Rock National Cemetery, Section 13 Site 312.
Aircraft B-24L with serial number 44-41438 took off from Luliang, China on a ferry trip to Suichwan, China, at 1650 hours, 20 January 1945. The A/C was shot down at 2010 about 10 Miles northwest of Suichwan, China.
Pilot, 1st Lt Richard M. Embury
Co-Pilot, 1st Lt Victor G. Ryland Jr.
Navigator, 1st Lt Billy H. Ingram
Bombardier, 1st Lt Donald R. Taylor
Engineer, T/Sgt Warren E. Hoffman
Assistant Engineer, S/Sgt Julian F. Zdep
Radio Operator, T/Sgt Frederick E. Swanson Jr.
Gunner, S/Sgt Jasper N. Scott
Gunner, S/Sgt Florian F. Borucki