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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 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 B-24L 44-40929 buried January 16, 1950.
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 B-17E pilot Parsel buried September 20, 1951.
Group burial section I, sites 58-59
DeVoss, Bukalski and Smith 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 buried June 6, 1950.
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
Seven crew of B-25C "Algernon IV" 41-12485 crashed January 18, 1943 buried July 30, 1957.
Major William G. Benn
Major Donn C. Young
Cpl LaVerne D. Van Dyke
Sgt Wilfred D. Coyer
Sgt Herman H. Elsner
SSgt Michael Ewas
Lt Col. Dan B. Searcy
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Zachary Taylor National Cemetery Official Website
Thanks to Randy Watkins for additional information
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