Died non Battle
First Lieutenant Myers was a crew member on aircraft C-47 with serial number 41-18632. His aircraft crashed into a slag pile due to poor visibility approximately 1 1/2 mile east of A-93D, Liege-Bierset in Belgium. The time of the accident was estimated at 1045 hours, 6 December 1944. All 5 members of the crew were killed as a result of the crash. The aircraft was never in contact with the control tower, and military personnel of 317th Station Complement Squadron on duty in control tower at A-93D were of the opinion that the aircraft did not fly over base. The authorities at A-93D first received information about the crash via an outside telephone call from civilians and immediately dispatched an ambulance to the scene of the accident. It was believed the aircraft was approaching from the southeast and struck the center of the slag heap, falling to the base. The summit of the slag heap is 300 feet above the terrain. The elevation of A-93D is 590 feet. The crew was transporting medical supplies and blankets.

Other crew members
1st Lt Charles E. Johnson
2nd Lt Robert J. Young
T/Sgt Phil A. Miller
S/Sgt Frederic Higinbotham

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