2nd Lt. Grover S Brines was assigned to the 459th BG 757th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Co-Pilot.
Grover S. Brines, Jr. Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces' Service # O-542724 757th Bomber Squadron, 459th Bomber Group, Heavy. Entered the Service from: Illinois
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea Tablets of the Missing at Epinal American Cemetery Epinal, France . Awards: Purple Heart
2Lt Grover Stephen Brines Jr, nicknamed "Wid," trained at the Army Air Forces Southeast Training Center at Freeman Army Air Field in Seymour, Indiana in Class 43-I which graduated Oct 1, 1943. There were 218 cadets in his class. He was assigned as a 2nd Lt in the 757th Bomber Squadron. His B-24 was shot down Aug 2, 1944 after returning from a bombing run. His remains were never recovered. His name was placed on the memorial wall at Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial at Lorraine, France.
12/24/1943 December Roster
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