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Sgt Philip E. Trimmer, Jr - North Pickenham, May 1945

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Units

  • 491st Bomb Group

    491st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 491st Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators in bombing missions over northern France and Germany from June 1944 until April 1945. Missions over Germany included bombing the headquarters of the German General Staff at Zossen. The Group was awarded a DUC...

  • 854th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Phil Trimmer

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner
    Barely 18, Phil Trimmer enlisted in the Air Corps in April 1944. Trained as a gunner, he was sent overseas and assigned to the 491st Bomb Group / 854th Bomb Squadron in England. He was on board B-24 "Belle Ringer" # 42-51195 when it crash-landed in...

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Date Contributor Update
18 March 2016 12:14:00 ED-BB Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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