2nd Lieutenant French was the pilot of U.S. Army Air Corps B-17F Flying Fortress #42-29548. Killed when his bomber collided with B-17F #42-3464 at 10,000 feet over Brooksville Army Airfield, Florida.

  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Date of birth:
  • 22 August 1924
  • Date of death: 20 July 1944
  • County: Blount
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Clarks Grove Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VI, Bottom Panel
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