2/Lt. Louis Harry Sturdivan


(F. Birtciel)

2/Lt. Louis Harry Sturdivan

343rd FS - 23 April 1944 - 14 June 1944 (Prisoner of War)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-67964

Mission History

25 missions

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
151 14 June 1944 Paris Area
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Born in Meeker, Oklahoma, 14 July 1920.
Home of record, Ceres, California.
ASN - O-758251
23 April 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
14 June 1944 - Shot down by Me 109's and bailed out after right engine burst into flames.
Imprisoned at Stalag Luft III.
Lt. Sturdivan was liberated on 29 April 1945 by elements of the 13th Armored Division.
MACR No.05739

Lou Sturdivan passed away in Modesto, CA, in 1995.

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