Skip to main content
Edit entry 

41-29300

B-24 Liberator

Downed near Munich, Germany 11 July 1944

Service

Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 755th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Harold Amon

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed into channel in B-24 'Lorelie' #4129300

  • Eugene Bair

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • Ralph Bonner

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight engineer | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 755BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Lt Rex Brudos crew. 30 x combat mission. ETD Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME

  • Homer Brewer

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Left Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • Rex Brudos

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 755BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x combat mission. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Grant Conant

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 755BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Lt Rex Brudos. 30 x combat mission. ETD Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Herschel Dailey

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top turret gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 755BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x combat mission. ETD Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Samuel Gibson

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group

  • Glen Hardeman

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group

  • Glen Hardeman

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed into channel in B-24 Lorelie #4129300 ...

Show more

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 March 2015 02:24:02 Bill Morris Changes to media associations
Sources

www.b24bestweb.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum

Date Contributor Update
23 March 2015 00:23:12 Bill Morris Changes to nicknames, description and unit associations
Sources

www.joebaugher.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 6927 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

Share