Near Tiverton, R.I. – September 29, 1942

Near Tiverton, Rhode Island – September 29, 1942

     At 8:16 a.m., on September 29, 1942, Aviation Machinist’s Mate James Harris Elmer, Jr., 18, was killed in a plane crash, “near Tiverton”.  No further details are available.

     He was from Bridgeton, New Jersey, and is buried in Fernwood Cemetery in Hopewell Township, N.J.

     Sources:

     North Kingstown, Rhode Island, death records #42-29

     Findagrave.com  Memorial # 144801195  (Shows a photo of the grave.)

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