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Roy R Creaseman Jr

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) near Alfeld in B-17 'Boston Blackie' 42-102972.

Service

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 571st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102972 Heavenly Cent, Boston Blackie, Miss Boston

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 24/4/44; Kearney 6/5/44; Dow Fd 21/5/44; Assigned 571BS/390BG [FC-F] Framlingham 26/5/44 HEAVENLY CENT; Missing in Action Hannover 14/3/45 with Roy Creaseman, Joe McAllister, Mike Bursin, Boyce Pruitt, George Gouldthrite, Alvin...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Hillsboro, North Carolina
Killed in action 14 March 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2020 22:51:58 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

Added "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:39 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 13025

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