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William M. Bell Jr Identification Card

Connections

Units

  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

  • 750th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Bell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed at Sensweller on 12 Dec 44 in B-17 'Willie III' 43-37567.

  • Harold Harstedt

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed at Sensweiler on 12 Dec 44 in B-17 'Willie III' #4337567

Aircraft

  • 43-37567 Willie III

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 30/4/44; Gt Falls 3/5/44; Kearney 3/6/44; Grenier 18/6/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [J] Glatton 29/6/44. ...

Missions

  • 748

    12 December 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 September 2020 15:10:39 bombercommand Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

https://catalog.archives.gov/id/142690921

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