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    Zachary Taylor National Cemetery Kentucky United States

Location
4701 Brownboro Road
Louisville, KY 40207

Zachary Taylor National Cemetery is operated by the Department of the Army, Veterans Affairs (VA). Notable graves and group burials related to Pacific losses and wrecks (not a complete listing). In cemetery nomenclature, section or plot is used to describe the part of the cemetery and site or grave for the specific burial. Some group burials span several sites to accommodate multiple caskets of crew remains or individuals.

Group burial section C sites 743-744
Remains recovered from B-25G Mitchell 42-64846 buried September 27, 1951.

Group burial section E sites 25-26
Remains recovered from crash site of B-25D "Little Butch" 41-29964

Group burial section E, site 112
Remains recovered from B-29 "Praying Mantis" 42-6286 buried August 29, 1949

Group burial section E grave 145-146
Remains of crew B-25J 43-27979

Group burial section E sites 160-161
Remains recovered from B-25D "Montana Maid" 42-87296.

Group burial section E grave 253
Remains recovered from crash site of B-24L 44-40929.

Group burial section E sites 292–293
Remains recovered from B-24D "Yankee Doodle Dandy" 42-40077 buried February 20, 1950.

Group burial section F sites 271-272
Remains recovered from crash of B-17E piloted by Parsel buried ?

Group burial section I, sites 58-59
Remains recovered from B-17F "Texas No. 6" 41-9207 buried February 3, 1950.

Group burial section I sites 109-110
Remains recovered from grave located postwar, buried April 26, 1950
2nd Lt. Claude L. Dean, KIA July 30, 1942 pilot A-24 41-15766
Sgt Allan W. La Rocque, KIA July 30, 1942 gunner A-24 41-15766
Cpl Franklyn R. Hoppe, gunner A-24 41-15??? KIA July 30, 1942

Group buirial section I site 174
Six crew members of B-17F "Dumbo" 41-24429
1st Lt Lewis A. Anderson
2nd Lt Robert W. Schleh
Sgt Joseph J. Conde
SSgt Archibald B. Hodge
Richard M. Keeley
Albert C. Nies

Group burial section I site 260K
Six crew of B-25C "Algernon IV" 41-12485

References
U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Zachary Taylor National Cemetery Official Website
Thanks to Randy Watkins for additional information

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Last Updated
May 25, 2018

 

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