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Lt. Col. James Alfred Rippin - Fallen

James A. Rippin
Fort Totten, ND
County: Benson
Korea - Fallen
Date of Loss: November 13, 1950 / Age: 31
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: Headquarters, 5th Air Force

His airplane crashed while on a flight from Japan to Korea.

Burial:
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Plot: Section VII, Site 256