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42-100338

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 567th Bomb Squadron

    567th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    567th Bombardment Squadron, 24 December 1942 - 13 September 1945 ...

People

  • Warren Arieux

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Raymond Connell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Elvin Finley

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Gallaher

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group

  • Richard Hughes

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Patrick Kilgannon

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Mario Pellegrino

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • John Ray

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Edward Sullivan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on return from a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100338. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Claude White

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Buttlar, Deutschland 24 February 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 September 2015 21:26:16 Huttich Changes to events
Sources

Book: Lothar Günther - Missionen und Schicksale: im Luftkrieg über Südwest-Thüringen 1944/45

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 2943 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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