Sgt Cameron Died non Battle

Sergeant Cameron served with the 470th Bomb Group, 800th Bomb Squadron aboard U.S. Army Air Corps B-24E Liberator #42-7007. While on a training flight out of Mountain Home Army Air Base, his bomber had a mid-air collision with B-24J #42-73235 over the Sawtooth National Forest and crashed in the mountains, northwest of Ketchum, Idaho. All sixteen servicemembers aboard both planes were killed.

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 3 June 1924
  • Date of death: 23 October 1943
  • County: Hamblen
  • Hometown: Johnson City
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 470th Bomber Group, 800th Bomber Squadron
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Bethesda Cemetery, Morristown, Hamblen County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Top Panel
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