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James D. Salay

Graduating Class of 1944
Served in World War II

Second Lieutenant
James D. Salay

Army Air Forces
750th Bombardment Squadron
457th Bombardment Group


Wausau, WI

Date of Birth


Location of Death

Berlin, Germany

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO

More About Second Lieutenant Salay

Second Lieutenant Salay enlisted in July 1942. 2d Lt. Salay was killed while serving as a navigator on a B-17 Bomber that crashed after a midair collision with another damaged B-17.