Adair County

Lt. Laird Bushnell Lamb




Laird Bushnell “Bushnell" Lamb was born Oct. 9, 1915 to Price and Nettie Dunbar Lamb. He died Nov. 25, 1943 and is memorialized in North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia.

Lt. Lamb served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps, 95th Bomber Squadron, 17th Bomber Group. He was MIA in the Central African area and later declared dead. His body was never found.