Summary

Conflict Period:
World War II 1
Branch:
Army 1
Birth:
1932 1
Death:
21 Jan 1945 2
Lossberg, Germany 2
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Person:
Richard F Tasker 1
Level of Education: 4 years of high school 1
Marital Status: Single, without dependents 1
Birth:
1932 1
Death:
21 Jan 1945 2
Lossberg, Germany 2
Cause: KIA 2
Residence:
Place: Bristol County, Massachusetts 1
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World War II 1

Branch:
Army 1
Enlistment Date:
15 Dec 1942 1
Army Branch:
Air Corps 1
Army Component:
Reserves - exclusive of Regular Army Reserve and Officers of the Officers Reserve Corps on active duty under the Thomason Act (Officers and Enlisted Men -- O.R.C. and E.R.C., and Nurses-Reserve Status) 1
Army Serial Number:
11064328 1
Enlistment Place:
Ft Rodman New Bedford Massachusetts 1
Source of Army Personnel:
Civil Life 1
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Occupation:
Paymasters, payroll clerks, and timekeepers 1
Source Information:
Box Number: 0063 1
Card Number: 3 1
Film Reel Number: 1.56 1

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Military Service

2nd Lt. Tasker served with the 359 Bomb Squadron, 303rd Bomb Group (H).  On January 21, 1945, while on a mission to Aschaffenburg, Germany, Tasker's B-17 "Scorchy II" was involved in a mid-air collision over the target.  Both A/C crashed near Lossburg, Germany. 

Tasker was from New Bedford, MA. He is buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in that town.

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