TracesOfWar needs your help! Every euro, pound or dollar you contribute greatly supports the continuation of this website. Go to and donate!

Memorial Crash B24 Liberator Exloo

This memorial commemorates the crash of an American B-24 Liberator on this location, on 11 January 1944..

All crewmembers were killed. Their names were:
2nd Lt. James E. Urban
2nd Lt. Alden P. Anthony
2nd Lt. Stanley Friedman
2nd Lt. Fred Brenner
S/Sgt. Howard M. Smith
S/Sgt. Wendell P. Mc Clellan
T/Sgt. Roy D. Barber
S/Sgt. Joseph D. Deffner
S/Sgt. John J. Kelly
S/Sgt. George Petula

For each crewmember is a stone (laid in 1947) and a tree.

Do you have more information about this location? Inform us!