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42-51239

B-24 Liberator

'The Uninvited' Liberator 42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.5-Feb-45. MACR 12234.

Service

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 482nd Bomb Group

    482nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 482nd Bomb Group was a Pathfinder Group, which using radar-equipped aircraft to support bombing missions until March 1944. Aircraft from this Group went ahead of other Bombers and sent information back about the best routes to take and the extent...

  • 36th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Robert Brass

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Raymond Brecht

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator 42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Galen Brooke

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Harold Eckert

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Paul Frantz

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Bruce Gist

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Eugene Junkin

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • John McKibben

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Gaylord Moulton

    Military | Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator 42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

  • Max Oettle

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in action. 'The Uninvited' Liberator #42-51239 R4-C never returned from its operation.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) England 5 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 July 2017 20:15:49 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
Sources

Associated crew members.

Date Contributor Update
06 July 2017 20:14:45 Al_Skiff Changes to description, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Associated crew members.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 12234 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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