ALBERT STODDARD

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5
Brick Section
A
Rank
STAFF SGT
Branch
Army Air Corps
Dates of Service
WWII 1943-1946
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SGT ALBERT STODDARD WAS BORN, RAISED AND LIVED HIS LIFE IN RICH HILL MISSOURI. DURING WWII HE SERVED AS A TAIL GUNNER IN B 17 FLYING FORTRESS BOMBERS FLYING MISSIONS OVER GERMANY AND OTHER TARGETS IN EUROPE. THE B17 HE WAS IN WAS SHOT DOWN AND LANDED IN FRIENDLY TERRITORY. THE CREW WAS SENT BACK TO ENGLAND AND GIVEN A NEW B17. HE WAS WOUNDED WITH SHRAPNEL, SOME OF WHICH WAS NEVER SURGICALLY REMOVED.