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S/Sgt Avis Kenneth Wilson, 389BG

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  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

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    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

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  • Avis Wilson

    Military | Sergeant | Ball turret gunner
    Assigned to 564BS, 389BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Ploesti, raid in B-24 42-40753 'Ole Kickapoo' 1-Aug-43; Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 157 Awards: DSC, AM, PH.

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Date Contributor Update
01 March 2021 13:37:35 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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