John R. Follett. First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces. 27th Fighter Squadron, 1st Fighter Group, 15th Air Force.
11 February 1923 - 21 November 1944.
Silver Star. Air Medal with three clusters. Purple Heart. Completed forty-seven combat missions from Italy. Died, a fighter pilot, leading his squadron of p-38 dive bombers, victoriously against the enemy at Rogatica, Yugoslavia. Bangor High School, 1940. Student, Maine School of Commerce. Ship fitter. Entered the Army 1 March 1943.
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World War II, Bangor Maine, Killed in action, Veterans