BUSH, GLEN R., Sergeant, # 34344955, USAAF

 

Glen R. Bush was born 1919 in Mississippi to William Orange Bush (1883-1945) and Maggie Eleanor (Reeves) Bush (1885-1973). Siblings included Emma Fay (Bush) Black (1907-1979), Mary Esther (Bush) Bynum (1909-1988), Scarborough J, Bush (1911-    ), Allen Ford Bush (1916-2003), Evelyn R. (Bush) Bryant (1928-    ).

 

He enlisted in the USAAF at Camp Shelby, Mississippi, on 27 July 1942. He was trained and sent overseas to India. Assigned to India, he died 12 September 1944. His remains and those of the other crewmen were recovered from the American military cemetery at Barrackpore, India, and were buried in a group ceremony in the Fort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., Kansas (Sec. 2, Grave 1786).

 

His brother, Allen F. Bush, born 9 June 1916, served in the U.S. Army, Staff Sergeant, from 9 January 1943 to 13 March 1946. He died 9 October 2003 and is buried in the Ellisville Cemetery, Ellisville, Jones Co., Mississippi.

HUSTED, LOREN JEROME, Corporal, # 37263099, USAAF

 

Loren J. Husted was born on 1 June 1904 in Sutherland, O’Brien Co., Iowa, to Ernest W. Husted (1863-1945) and Sarah (Ernisse) Husted (1876-1904), and second wife, Vernie Mae (Parcaut) Husted (1887-1957) (married 5 December 1907, Hartley, Iowa). Siblings included Edith May (Husted) Heckert (1908-1971), Sarah Eva (Husted) Fogelman (1909-2006), Everett Roy Husted (1912-1977), Mavis Marie (Husted) Nelson (1914-1992) and Vera Elvira (Husted) Pauls (1916-1996).

 

He enlisted in the USAAF 12 September 1942. He was trained and sent overseas to India. Assigned to India, he died 12 September 1944 near Bombay, India. His remains and those of the other crewmen were recovered from the American military cemetery at Barrackpore, India, and were buried in a group ceremony in the Fort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., Kansas (Sec. 2, Grave 1786).