1st Lt. Oliver A. Westbrook, Jr. - 419th squadron
Name Oliver A. Westbrook, Jr.
Township or Town: Garner, NC
Born ca 1923
Died 16 Nov. 1943, MIA, memorialized at Rhone American Cemetery, France
Rank First Lt.
Service US Army Air Forces
Information 8th Army Air Forces, 301st Bomb Group Heavy, 419th Bomb Squadron; Pilot of B-17; flew more than 30 combat missions; wife, Lola Westbrook. Award: Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters; Memorial service was held at Garner Methodist Church; lived across the road from the present day Bryan-Lee Funeral Home on Benson Hwy. Oliver A. Westbrook, Jr. http://garnerveteransmemorial.org/Default.aspx?tabid=93 Garner NC 00000 http://garnerveteransmemorial.org/Default.aspx?tab