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43-9490

A-20 Havoc

Shot down by AA fire at Ouerre on mission to Dreux, France on 6 July 1944. Gunner SSgt James Fredrick Gage and Mechanic/Gunner SSgt Henry Edward Happel were KIA, the pilot 2Lt Theodore Roosevelt Stablein evaded capture and returned to Allied lines. MACR 6703

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  • Gosfield

    Military site : airfield
    First used as an airfield during the First World War, when known as Royal Flying Corps/RAF Sible Hedingham, it was built as Gosfield for the Eighth Air Force and then Ninth Air Force in 1942-43. Home to first the 365th Fighter Group, then the 397th...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Ouerre, France 6 July 1944

Shot down by AA fire at Ouerre on mission to Dreux, France on 6 July 1944. Gunner SSgt James Fredrick Gage and Mechanic/Gunner SSgt Henry Edward Happel were KIA, the pilot 2Lt Theodore Roosevelt Stablein evaded capture and returned to Allied lines. MACR 6703

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 June 2016 16:24:06 Rainer Changes to description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

MACR 6703

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 6703 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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