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41-18075

B-26 Marauder

Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Missions flown 24. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR with Herb Price crew. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216

Service

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 322nd Bomb Group

    322nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...

  • 451st Bomb Squadron

People

  • James Bunker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 322nd Bomb Group
    Born at Cristobal, Panama Canal Zone, Lt. Bunker had been stationed in England with the Ninth Air Force. ...

  • William Creekmore

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 322nd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR in B-26 41-18075. Prisoner of War(POW) MACR 1216 Awards: AM (2OLC), POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Arthur Joyner

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 322nd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR in B-26 41-18075. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216 Awards: AM (2OLC), PH.

  • John May

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 322nd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR in B-26 41-18075. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216 Awards: AM (2OLC), PH.

  • Herbert Price

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 322nd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR in B-26 41-18075. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216 ...

  • Weldon Rawlings

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 322nd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR in B-26 41-18075. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216 Awards: AM (2OLC), PH.

Places

  • Andrews Field

    Military site : airfield
    The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...

Events

Event Location Date
Assigned Andrews Field, Dunmow, Essex 1943

Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF.

Crashed 62250 Landrethun-le-Nord, France 5 November 1943 – 5 November 1943

Failed to Return (FTR) Nimoyceques, FR with Herb Price crew. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 1216

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 November 2020 22:50:39 Al_Skiff Changes to nicknames, description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/28682061

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2018 20:43:01 RHNelson Changes to nicknames
Sources

MACR 1216

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:01 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 1216 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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