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43-9502

A-20 Havoc

Shot down by AA fire E of Grand-Couronne on a mission to Rouen, France on 4 August 1944. Pilot 1Lt Thomas Gerald Walsh KIA, gunner Sgt Karl Waldemar Haeuser POW and gunner SSgt Fred Herman POW. MACR 7932

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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...

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Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Grand-Couronne, France 4 August 1944

Shot down by AA fire E of Grand-Couronne on a mission to Rouen, France on 4 August 1944. Pilot 1Lt Thomas Gerald Walsh KIA, gunner Sgt Karl Waldemar Haeuser POW and gunner SSgt Fred Herman POW. MACR 7932

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 May 2018 18:22:35 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, events and unit associations
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https://www.fold3.com/image/38859903

Date Contributor Update
18 June 2016 20:00:53 Rainer Changes to description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

MACR 7932

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

MACR 7932 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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