2/Lt. Ben H. Gourley


(C. Hailey)

2/Lt. Ben H. Gourley

343rd FS  13 February 1944 - 15 March 1944 (Killed in Action)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-67228

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List

Not Known

Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes From Eastworth, Pennsylvania.
ASN - O-754495
13 February 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
15 March 1944 - Killed in Action
Appeared to bail out of burning aeroplane, but attempts at locating Lt. Gourley failed.
MACR No.03099
Lt. Gourley's name is on the Wall of the Missing, Cambridge Military Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, Cambridge, England.
Awards
Memories  
Additional Photographs Lt. Gourley (F. Birtciel)
(L-R) Dave Hailey and Ben Gourley in Glendale, Ca. before leaving for the UK (Charles Hailey)
Ben Gourley (right) with unknown pilot (Charles Hailey)
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