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Leroy Weese's crew of the Lady Luck 41-29128,

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Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 704th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Leroy Weese

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Right Waist Gunner
    Leroy Weese was Right Waist Gunner on the 15 October 1944 mission to Cologne/Köln, Germany, on board B-24 #41-29128 with the Glen Rowe crew. Hit by Flak on the return flight, the badly damaged bomber crashed in an emergency landing attempt at the Saint...

Aircraft

  • 41-29182

    B-24 Liberator
    Destroyed in landing accident Metfield, England 20 Jan 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 November 2019 14:22:33 general ira snapsorter Created entry with unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Image courtesy of Parker Higby.

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