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42-109830

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 704th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Walter Allaman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 446th Bomb Group

  • Frank Dileva

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • George Griffith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • William Lauten

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 446th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 704BS, 446BG, 8AF USAAF. Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 42-109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs. ' Prisoner of War (POW). Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Lewis Leedy

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42-109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Raymond Morris

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Nance

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • James Ogden

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42-109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • George Rupard

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Sawyer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 June 1944 in B-24 #42109830 'Daisy Mae Skraggs. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) English Channel 8 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:16 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5482 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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