We shall not forget

Cambridge

The Cambridge American Monument and Cemetery at Cambridge, England provides the final resting place for three Citadel Men. Two Citadel Men are remembered on the Tablets of the Missing.

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Rufus Alexander Oliphant, Jr. Eugene Rice Cowan
The Citadel, Class of 1940 The Citadel, Class of 1938
First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces Coxswain, U.S. Navy
Service # O-397270 Service # 8929168
67th Bomber Squadron, 44th Bomber Group, Heavy United States Naval Reserve
Entered the Service from: South Carolina Entered the Service from: South Carolina
Died: 15-Feb-43 Died: 28-Apr-44
Missing in Action Buried at: Plot C Row 0 Grave 56
Tablets of the Missing at Cambridge American Cemetery Cambridge American Cemetery
Cambridge, England Cambridge, England
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart Awards: Purple Heart
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John Younkin Davis Henry David Fulmer, Jr.
The Citadel, Class of 1946 The Citadel, Class of 1945
Flight Officer, U.S. Army Air Forces First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces
Service # T-134650 Service # O-691639
566th Bomber Squadron, 389th Bomber Group, Heavy 409th Bomber Squadron, 93th Bomber Group,
Heavy
Entered the Service from: Mississippi Entered the Service from: South Carolina
Died: 17-Jun-45 Died: 19-Dec-44
Missing in Action Buried at: Plot D Row 7 Grave 18
Tablets of the Missing at Cambridge American Cemetery Cambridge American Cemetery
Cambridge, England Cambridge, England
Awards: Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters
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Richard Louis Engel
The Citadel, Class of 1944
Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces
Service # O-512407
Headquarters, 55th Fighter Group
Entered the Service from: New Jersey
Died: 31-Dec-44
Buried at: Plot F Row 2 Grave 109
Cambridge American Cemetery
Cambridge, England
Awards:


More information about each Citadel Man can be found by accessing his individual in memoriam page via the alphabetical list.
Sources: American Battle Monuments Commission, Mike Stannard ’65, The Citadel Archive & Museum

Download a memorial booklet for the Citadel Men interred and remembered at the Cambridge American Cemetery here.

More information about the Cambridge American Monument and Cemetery including downloadable video, brochure, and booklet can be
found on the American Battle Monuments Commission website.

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