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Ralph E Williams

Military

B-24J #42-100369 collided with another B-24 and crashed south of Ilketshal St Margaret, Suffolk during a practice formation flight on 2 Mar 1944. RTD. Damaged by flak and landed in Sweden on 6/20/44, Interned

Service

Units served with

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    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...

  • 567th Bomb Squadron

    567th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    567th Bombardment Squadron, 24 December 1942 - 13 September 1945 ...

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Interned (INT) Germany 20 June 1944
Died 20 January 1994
Buried Erie, Pennsylvania

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5924 / MACR 5924, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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