Flew 35 missions with original crew#39 from Pueblo Colorado . 853rd# 44-40121
I'll be around?
Lt. Brock man pilot. First missions d-day missions into France. St.Lo ,drop to Arnhem. Group destroyed on Misberg mission.lost 16 planes in group.
Discharged with combat stress disorder, 1945
Units served with
The 491st Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators in bombing missions over northern France and Germany from June 1944 until April 1945. Missions over Germany included bombing the headquarters of the German General Staff at Zossen. The Group was awarded a DUC...