Lt. Lawrence S.
Scofield, Jr., US Army Air Forces
137 Beach Avenue, Larchmont
Graduate of the Taft School
Attended Lehigh University
Pilot B-17 Flying Fortress
Lt. Scofield was killed when the B-17 Fortress he was piloting caught
fire and exploded in midair near Tampa, Florida, on November 18, 1944.
Also on the plane was Radio Operator Cpl. John Brady, MHS Class of 1940.
Lt. Scofield left behind a wife, Jeannette.