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Leslie Hand Rockwell

Graduating Class of 1943
Served in World War II

Technical Sergeant
Leslie Hand Rockwell

Army Air Forces
331st Bombardment Squadron
94th Bomb Group


Atkinson, NH

Date of Birth

Location of Death

English Channel

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Tablets of the Missing, Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Cambridge, England

More About Technical Sergeant Rockwell

Technical Sergeant Rockwell enlisted May 11, 1942 in Manchester, NH. Rockwell served as a technical sergeant and top turret gunner on B-17 "Visiting Fireman". T Sgt. Rockwell was declared Missing in Action after the B-17 he was flying in (42-29882) was shot down by an enemy fighter and crashed into the English Channel. He is now memorialized on the Tablets of the Missing at the Cambridge American Cemetery in Cambridgeshire, England. He was award the Air Medal and Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster.