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Dale F. Ellis. 1st Lt., USAF (Fallen)July 30, 1929 – June 03, 1954
H-19B #52-75003 miles SW of La Testa, France08 June 1954
The Evening Times (Sayre, Pennsylvania)Wed, Jun 9, 1954 · Page 12
Identify ‘Copter Crash Victims’
Bordeaux, France (AP) – The Air Force today identified four men killed in a helicopter crash near here on June 3. They were 1st Lt. St. Clair McKelway Jr., Cold Springs, NY; 1st Lt. Dale F. Ellis, Lake Worth, FL.; Airman 2C George P. Prementine, Pittsburgh, PA.; Airman 2C Donald A. Anderson, Buffalo, Minn.