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Nicholas S Falletta

Military

Shot down by flak and crashed at Bussin on 8/4/44 in B-24 'Dry Run' #41-29137, Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 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

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Bungay

    Military site : airfield
    From late November 1943, the three bases of Bungay, Seething and Hardwick were the stations of the 20th Combat Wing of the Eighth Air Force. The base had previously housed individual squadrons of the 310th Bomb Group (Twelfth Air Force) and of the 93rd...

  • Stalag Luft IV

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Born Brooklyn, New York

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 April 2020 03:29:36 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
29 June 2017 15:22:37 Lucy May Changes to service number and place associations
Sources

http://www.ww2pow.info/index.php?page=directory&rec=63426

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7709

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