Lamesa airman laid to rest - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

4/25/09

Lamesa airman laid to rest

Source: Lubbock Avalanche Journal Source: Lubbock Avalanche Journal

LAMESA, TX (KCBD) - A Lamesa airman, killed during World War II, was finally laid to rest Saturday afternoon. Jimmie Doyle served with the 307th Bombardment Group, 424th Squadron in the Pacific.

He was lost, along with ten others, during a bombing mission to the Palau Islands. Doyle was not recovered until last year. Family and friends held funeral services Saturday with an army chaplain from Fort Hood officiating. NewsChannel11 spoke with family members about their ordeal. You'll hear their story Sunday night on NewsChannel11 at ten.

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