25 Doubs City : Fontain
Coordinates : 47°11'52"N 6°3'24"E
47°11.872 N 6°3.396 E
A monument honoring American aviators by the side of a dirt road.
Take the D143 southbound from the N57 until Le Croc road. Take the latter east and follow the signs to "Monument americain".
War of 1945
Fontain on 19/11/1945 at 3:30 pm
Memorial honoring 6 Americans aviators who died tragically in the area. Souvenirs - Regrets
2ndLt MacCurdy Arthur Pilot Born February 9th 1921 State of Wisconsin
1stLt Cudworth Elmer CoPilot Born May 29th 1916 State of New York
Staff Sergeant Hill John Bombardier Born October 9th 1918 State of Colorado
Staff Sergeant Bentas Nicholas Mechanic-Gunner Born May 11th 1922 State of Michigan
Staff Sergeant Rahl Lloyd Radio-Gunner Born October 16th 1923 State of Michigan
Staff Sergeant Tothamer Henry Navigator-Gunner Born April 19th 1911 State of California
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Notified by : David Gallezot.
Photos : David Gallezot.
Date observation : 12/2008
Record added 30/12/2008
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