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Message No. 755
Author: Dan Henry
Subject: Mstr Sgt Alfred Sexton, tail gunner
Date: Tue Feb 20, 2007 01:18

Seeking info on crew, plane id, memories, anything relating to Sgt Alfred Sexton, tail gunner with 90th BG, Squadron as yet unknown. Seeking info for his grandson. Have very little so far.
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    • M/Sgt Alfred E SextonJohn H Faulkner, Wed Feb 21 19:17
      Dan, I found a M/Sgt Alfrd E Sexton in the Jolly Roger Whos who book. He was in the 320th Sqdn. I did not know him but I was in the 320th Sqdn. from August 1943 until August 1944. If you know who was ... more
      • M/Sgt Alfred SextonDan Henry, Thu Aug 16 23:30
        Still hoping for additional info on M/Sgt Alfred Sexton. 320th Bomb Squadron, Plane "The Butcher Boy." Pilot believed to be McAndrews or simular. Aug 43 to Aug 44. If anyone can verify crew/pilot and ... more
      • Re: M/Sgt Alfred E SextonAnonymous, Wed Feb 21 21:33
        John, Thank you for responding. I was given a few more clues from Alfred's daughter from a couple of notes & newspaper clippings she found. His pilot was Capt. McAndrews. (spelling not certain) Their ... more
    • Alfred SextonGeorge Taylor, Wed Feb 21 15:35
      I checked a 1944 roster and came up with the following information. Alfred was in the 320th Squadron, serial # 15062728, address Cristline (?) Ca. This is all I could find. The serial number may be... more
      • Re: Alfred SextonAnonymous, Wed Feb 21 21:36
        George, Thank you for your help & info. Every piece adds to the puzzle. See my reply to another response for some addl info that may be useful. Thank you again, Dan Henry
    • Sexton, Alfred E.dhellie, Wed Feb 21 07:28
      According to Jolly Rogers who's who roster page 12, he was from Indiana, Sexton, Alfred E. , M/Sgt, 704 W. Main St. Crawfordsville. he was listed here with the 320th Squadron. hope this helps.
      • Re: Sexton, Alfred E.Anonymous, Wed Feb 21 21:39
        dhellie, Thank you for your the help. This is a great start and I and my son in law Rick (Rick is Alfred's grandson) appreciate it so very much. See my reply to another response for addl info &... more
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