World War II hero's remains come home, 75 years after he was shot down

Seventy-five years after his B-24 bomber was shot down over Bulgaria, John Crouchley's remains found, buried alongside family in Bristol

Posted 5/7/19

As his B-24 Liberator began a spiraling descent after being hit by anti-aircraft fire over Bulgaria, 1st Lt. John Crouchley knew what he had to do. Holding tightly to the controls and desperately …

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