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Burleigh E. Curtis


Burleigh E. Curtis, d. 1944

Served in World War II

First Lieutenant, US Army Air Forces

377th Squadron, 362nd Fighter Bomb Group

Died June 13th, 1944 over France while dive bombing bridge, body not recovered

Memorialized on the Tablets of the Missing at Brittany American Cemetery,  St James, France


Purple Heart

Air Metal w/1 Silver Star and 2 Bronze Service Stars

World War II Victory Medal

World War II Service Lapel Button

Born: Maine, son of Leslie and Lilian Curtis

Graduate:  Holliston High School Class of 1939; Class Vice President

Married: Oct 1943 to Louise Murray of Medfield

Veteran's Square: Elm Street & Irving Place