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Always Remember Those Who Gave All: MC WW2 Gold Stars and MIA Survivors

Leonard Lees Wood

Leonard Lees Wood (1921-1944)

MC Class: ex-1943

Years at MC: 1939-1940 (Freshman)

Hometown: Birmingham, AL

Life at MC: Unknown

Military Branch: US Army Air Forces

Military Unit: 325th Bomber Squadron, 92nd Bomber Group (Heavy)

Rank: 1st Lieutenant (Co-Pilot)

Medals Awarded: Air Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart

Date Missing: 25 August 1944

Date of Death: 25 August 1944

Location of Death: Baltic Sea

Circumstances of Death: His B-17 was shot down by Germans over the Baltic Sea.

Burial/Memorial Information: Tablets of the Missing, Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ( and

Additional Information: Additional photographs and information is available on his entry.