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42-50331

B-24 Liberator

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People

  • Charles Allessio

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Charles Allessio graduated from Pittsfield High in 1939. He was son to Mr and Mrs Leo Allessio of Pittsfield, MA, and served in the USAAF as a 2/Lt Navigator with 492nd Bomb Group in England during World War II. He was killed while on a "Carpetbagger"...

  • William Almaraz

    Military | Private First Class (6th Grade) | Gunner

  • Eugene Graf

    Military | Corporal | Aerial Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Thomas Houseman

    Military | Corporal | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Edward Kussman

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    He was a waist gunner B-24 42-50331. He crashed in Walliwall, near Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland and was awarded the Air Medal. Killed in Action (KIA)

  • John Lancaster

    Military | Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • William Lewis

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    William served as a Staff Sergeant & Radio Operator on B-24H #42-50331, 856th Bomber Squadron, 492nd Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II. ...

  • Henry Polansky

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Peter Pulrang

    Military | Co-Pilot, Pilot | 490th Bomb Group

  • Robert Rinker

    Military | Aerial Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Killed in Action (KIA)

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 September 2020 20:57:54 oconnornj Changes to media associations
Sources

http://www.801492.org/Air%20Crew/Polansky/Polansky%20Crew%20Reports.pdf

Date Contributor Update
16 September 2020 20:19:37 oconnornj Changes to person associations
Sources

http://www.801492.org/Air%20Crew/Polansky/Polansky%20Crew.html

Date Contributor Update
16 September 2020 20:12:23 oconnornj Changes to person associations
Sources

http://www.801492.org/Air%20Crew/Polansky/Polansky%20Crew.html

Date Contributor Update
16 September 2020 15:54:04 oconnornj Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames and media associations
Sources

http://www.801492.org/Air%20Crew/Polansky/Polansky%20Crew.html

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