My mother was married to Walter Anderson who died in Sicily on Nov. 21, 1943. This was before I was born. Walter was co-pilot on a plane flown by Thomas Wood. My mother was told that Walter died in a plane crash going from Africa to Italy. However, there are no records of a crash at that time and some of the other men on the crew were serving later on in the war. Can anyone clear up the mystery for me?
Sheryl Kleinschmidt, daughter of Margaret Sweeten
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