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42-50371

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

  • Craig Barker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighers and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Prisoner of War (POW)

  • Hugh Boynton

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • James Clerkin

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Prisoner of War (POW)

  • Frank Donia

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Prisoner of War (POW) POW

  • Paul Johnson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group

  • Wayne Lloyd

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Robert McMillan

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

  • Addison Nicholson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #42-50371, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Roger Peterson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • George Schukar

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klinckeemuehle on 6/21/44 in B-24 #4250371 Prisoner of War (POW) POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 21 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 6532 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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