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42-95184

B-24 Liberator

Shot down by flak at Braunschweig on 5 August 1944. 7 KIA, 3 POWs.

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

  • Russell Amsinger

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig on 8/5/44 in B-24 #4295184 POW

  • Robert Brown

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig in B-24 #4295184

  • Berryman Green

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig in B-24 #4295184

  • William Haase

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig in B-24 #42-95184

  • Albert Jeremias

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak ant Braunschweig in B-17 #4295184

  • Franklin Lemonds

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig on 8/5/44 in B-24 #4295184 POW

  • Alexander Pupacko

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and Braunschweig in B-24 #4295184

  • Ernest Ronn

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig in B-24 #4295184

  • Everett Schieven

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig on 8/5/44 in B-24 #4295184 POW

  • Joseph Wood

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak at Braunschweig in B-24 #4295184

Places

  • Hethel

    Military site : airfield
    Construction of Hethel airfield began in 1941, and was finished in late 1942. The number of hardstandings was increased from the planned 36 to 50 in 1942, in order to accommodate a full heavy bomb group. The 320th Bomb Group occupied the base for ten...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 5 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 7706 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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