1Lt Grant M Turley
We are Dennis and Gerda from the Netherlands.
We are looking for information from 1st Lt Grant M Turley.
1Lt Grant M Turley was born on June 18 1922 and was from Navajo County, Arizona.
His unit was the 82nd Fighter Squadron, 78th Fighter Group.
1Lt Grant M Turley was Killed in Action on March 6, 1944.
Today he is buried at the Ardennes American War Cemetery (Neupre, Belgium)
1Lt Grant M Turley received the following awards:
Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross and the Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters.
Why are we looking for information?
We, Dennis and Gerda have adopted 11 soldiers who have lost their lives in fighting for our freedom during WWII.
We have made a tribute for these heroes, see:
But we also wanted that our daughter would adopt one of these fallen heroes and today we received the certificate of adoption for her, and now she is the proud adopter of 1Lt Grant M Turley.
We hope that somebody can help us in finding information and maybe the family, so we can let them know that somebody is taking care of 1Lt Grant M Turley.
We hope to hear from you.
Dennis, Gerda and Denise