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by cmjttt7
Mon Dec 09, 2013 2:12 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Hixson -B-24
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Hixson -B-24

There are two Versions of this story: Herbert Porter Hixson was killed in a B-24 D bomber accident that crashed into the Jamuna River, the main stream of the Brahmaputra River, near the city of Agra, in Utter Pradesh, India, during WW II. His body was never recovered. He was serving with the 375th H...
by cmjttt7
Sat Nov 30, 2013 1:23 am
Forum: Pacific Wrecks Updates & Information
Topic: New Forum Policy - New Members Must Post Welcome Message
Replies: 75
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Re: New Forum Policy - New Members Must Post Welcome Message

I am new to the site and researching an event of March 24, 1945 whereby 2nd Lt. Charles T. Rue, Pilot and SSgt Robert Raymond Stanton made a forced landing on Panay Island due to engine trouble. The island was thought to be in friendly hands, but was not. Both Marines were captured and later decapit...