|Pilot 2nd Lt. Thomas Pepe
Gunner SSgt Guy Loy
Crashed March 9, 1945
Built by Douglas at El Segundo. Assigned to USMC to VMSB-243.
Last seen in a steep right turn after a second strafing
run over a hill southwest of Panay and did not return from the mission.
Two planes from the squadron were sent to search, but found no trace
of the aircraft.
MAG 32 War Diary page 3 via Marc Matzer
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June 29, 2019