World War II
Second Lieutenant

Charles Ray Wickham

Army Air Corps
367th Bomb Squadron, 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy), 8th Air Force

2nd Lt. C. Ray Wickham was co-pilot of the B-17 #42-31500 “The Duchess” when they were shot down by fighters on their return from a mission to the JU88 plant at Bernburg, Germany. They crashed near St Trond, Belgium.

Date of Incident
February 22, 1944
Bernburg, Germany/St Trond, Belgium
Killed in Action
Jacksonville, Florida