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Edward James "Jimmy" Tackett
Navigator
Edward C. Kinzler Crew
490th BG - 848th BS - 8th AF

Connections

Units

  • 490th Bomb Group

    490th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 490th Bomb Group, like the 486th and 487th Bomb Groups transitioned from flying B-24 Liberators to B-17 Flying Fortresses, which were used in combat missions from late August 1944. Based at Eye, Suffolk, the Group were focused in the early months...

  • 848th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Edward Tackett

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel after serving in both WW2 and Korea.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 October 2020 01:36:34 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Personal Collection
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/126598881/edward-j.-tackett

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