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Karl Eisele, Jr. 2nd Lieutenant, 8th AF, 93rd BG, 409th BS/329th BS. Stationed in Hardwick, England.

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  • Karl Eisele

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier; Pathfinder Navigator
    Initially on B-24 42-95024, the “Gypsy Queen” piloted by Leo Baumann. After its crash, reassigned to other planes. On the 20th mission in January 1945, plane was hit by flak and landed in Sweden. Interned in Sweden until 8 May 1945. B-24 42-51523, the...

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  • 798

    17 January 1945

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Date Contributor Update
29 April 2018 22:02:01 GratefulSonOfFlierEisele Created entry with collection, caption, person associations, place associations and mission associations
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I am Karl’s son (1 of 5, actually). We have extensive albums and copies of Stars & Stripes that Dad kept and annotated, as well as his war letters.

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