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42-100424

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

  • Kenneth Anderson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Manuel August

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Alfred Brawner

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner, Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Howard Brittan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Richard Devoe

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Philip Gibbons

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Kenneth Griesel

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Evaded (EVD).

  • Carl Hill

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Alvis Roberts

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group
    B-24J #42-100424 'Roll Call' apparently crashed N of Lingen/Ems, GR for unknown reasons on the return from a mission to Genshagen, GR on 6 Mar 1944. Evaded (EVD).

  • Woodrow Wooten

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

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 6 March 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 3249 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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