2Lt. Bruce E. Buchholz, ASN O-696323

B-24 Pilot

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 492nd Bombardment Squadron

Entered Service: 25 Nov 42    Killed In Action: 18 Aug 44

2nd Lt. Buchholz was the pilot of B-24J #42-73080, assigned to the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 492nd Bombardment Squadron. They crashed on final approach to Kurmitola airbase in India, having flown from Kunming China. All aboard, except the co-pilot Lt. Joseph T. McDermott, were killed.

Lt. Buchholz' Find-A-Grave.com Memorial

492nd BS Personnel

7th BG Personnel