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Ralph E Williams


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


Units served with

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb 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

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



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


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

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