Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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Maggie Bales Marshall, the mother of S/Sgt. Bales had the memorial erected at Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Bluewell in memory of her son and his crewmates who were lost when their B-24 crashed on May 24, 1944, while crossing the South Atlantic Ocean. The side shown here has S/Sgt. Bales’ name, and the other side includes the names of all the crewman who died in the crash.