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Lloyd Brown Smith, Jr.

Captain, Army

Born: February 15, 1920
Hometown: Bedford
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: July 6, 1943
Died In: off West coast of Sicily

Served with the 316th Fighter Squadron, 324th Fighter Group. His P40 #41-14241 plane engine overheated and caught fire. Captain Smith safely parachuted out and was last seen approximately 1 mile from Marettimo Island, Sicily.

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