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Don M. Beerbower (“Buzz”) was born on 26 August, 1921 in Davidson, Saskatchewan, Canada. Discover Don M. Beerbower’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 23 years old?

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Age 23 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Born 26 August 1921
Birthday 26 August
Birthplace Davidson, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date of death (1944-08-09)
Died Place N/A
Nationality Canada

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A memorial plate/marker in English and French honoring Beerbower was placed near the entrance to the village’s 12th Century church, Mont d’Hor in Saint-Thierry, France on 2014. He was also inducted to the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame in 2000.


Beerbower began scoring additional victories in January 1944 and was promoted to Captain on January 15, 1944. He finally achieved the flying ace status on February 20, 1944, by shooting down a Bf 109, his fifth victory. On April 8, 1944, Beerbower destroyed three German planes and damaged two others out of a numerically superior force which attacked the bomber formation he was escorting.

The 354th FG moved to RAF Lashenden on April 17, 1944. Following the Invasion of Normandy in June 1944, the unit moved to Cricqueville Airfield, an Advanced Landing Ground in the Normandy region of northern France. Beerbower became a double ace on August 8, 1944, by scoring his tenth victory. He was awarded the Silver Star by Lewis H. Brereton, the commanding officer of the Ninth Air Force in ceremonies in France. Though fellow pilots were transitioning to the newer P-51D, Beerbower chose to retain his B-model as it had 4 50 cal machine guns and was lighter as a result, with better speed, climb and maneuver characteristics.

Beerbower scored his final victory, a Focke-Wulf Fw 190 on July 7, 1944, bringing his total aerial victories to 15 and 2 aircraft destroyed on ground.


Beerbower was assigned to 353rd Fighter Squadron of the 354th Fighter Group on January 18, 1943, at Hamilton Field, California. In March 1943, Beerbower was promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

On October 21, 1943, Beerbower left with his unit for England. They were initially stationed at RAF Greenham Common in November 1943, before moving to RAF Boxted where they flew their missions from. They flew the North American P-51B Mustangs. Beerbower flew his first combat mission on December 1, 1943, and scored his first victory, a Messerschmitt Bf 109 on January 5, 1944. Beerbower named his P-51B ‘Bonnie B’, in honor of his daughter, Bonnie.


Don Merrill Beerbower (August 26, 1921 – August 9, 1944) was a United States Army Air Force fighter ace who was credited with shooting down 15.5 aircraft during World War II.

Beerbower was born on August 26, 1921, to Clarence W. Beerbower and Josephine F. (Carson) Beerbower in Davidson, Saskatchewan. He had two siblings, a sister named Lavaun and a brother named Darrel.