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Raymond Nathan Gottfried

Military

Assigned to 544BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. 31 x combat missions. ETD

Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

People

  • Thomas Gonyon

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Co-pilot / Pilot | 384th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 544BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Ray Gottfried crew. 31 x combat missions. ETD ...

  • Eugene Hagan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight engineer / Top turret | 384th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 544BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Ray Gottfried crew. 31 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Warren Handley

    Military | Sergeant | 384th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) B-17

  • William Hendricks

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 384th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 544BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Ray Gottfried crew. 31 combat missions. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Jerry McCullough

    Military | 384th Bomb Group

  • Lewis Myers

    Military | Sergeant | 384th Bomb Group

  • Bernard Podos

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 384th Bomb Group

  • Herman Sell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 384th Bomb Group

  • Harry Simons

    Military | 384th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 544th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-38013 "NEVADA AVENGER"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; New Castle 10/12/43; Presque Is 15/12/43; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-C] Grafton Underwood 21/1/44; sal battle damaged 27/4/44. NEVADA AVENGER. ...

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...

Events

Event Location Date
Based Grafton Underwood April 1944 – August 1944

Assigned to 544BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF.

Promotion Grafton Underwood, UK 19 June 1944

Promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 July 2020 14:49:18 Al_Skiff Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank, role, biography, awards, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=5653

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:12 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=g...

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