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From the book _Making for Sweden_

Connections

People

  • 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...

Aircraft

  • 42-51523 Full House

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 329BS, 93BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Hamburg. Major J Floore, Capt Harry Gruener, 1Lt J Harrington [WIA], Capt R White, 2Lt K Eisele Jr, 1Lt T Steph, 1Lt C Kline, T/Sgt P Golden, T/Sgt W Tipton, S/Sgt C Trone Jr, S/Sgt A Chipman...

Missions

  • 798

    17 January 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 May 2018 20:48:14 GratefulSonOfFlierEisele Changes to caption and mission associations
Sources

Per Ted Eisele, Karl’s son

Date Contributor Update
01 May 2018 20:42:52 GratefulSonOfFlierEisele Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Per Ted Eisele, Karl’s son

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