Lynnwood W. Smith
A picture of Lynnwood Smith on a shelf in the home of one of his kin, in 2007. (Photo by Patrick Lucas.)
In this place we will have the story of Lynnwood W. Smith, 11th Bomb Squadron , who was killed on December 30, 1943 while on a B-25 bombing run on the Yangtze river. During the summer of 2007 his nephew and family was gracious to share their memories of this unforgotten hero with Remembering Shared Honor. We will never forget. To read about our search and visit to Lynnwood Smith the crew's crash site, click here.
The full list of crew lost together are that flight are:
William C. Arnold, 2nd Lt., Pilot
Harland B. Keating, 1st Lt., Co-pilot
William H.C. White, 1st Lt., Bomber-navigator
Lynnwood W. Smith, Sgt, Engineer-gunner
For the first page of the Missing Air Crew Report (MACR) for this loss, please click here
Photo of inscription in Manilla (below) courtesy of Dave Dwiggins.
For more about our MIA-KIA memorial project, please click here