Capt. Calvin T. Ballard
KIA over Holland
Capt. Ballard was born 7-25-1918 in Victoria County, Texas. He began school in a one room school house in Concho, TX. He graduated highschool in Austin, TX and then enrolled in the University of Texas as a chemical engineer major. He quit university to join the Army and went to Navigator school in Georgia. He was posted to California before being transferred to England. His brother, Bern, does not know how many missions he flew before he was shot down over Holland as a B-25 navigator. Nothing is really known of how or where he died. It is only known that he is buried on Germany. KIA while on a mission over Holland.
His brother, Bern, does have this picture of where he is buried.
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