Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at Machern in B-17 #4338043
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 19/6/44; Kearney 28/6/44; Grenier 15/7/44; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-T]; Thorpe Abbotts 17/7/44; Missing in Action Ruhland 11/9/44 with Howard Schulte, Ball turret gunner: George Berg, Waist gunner: Walt Budziszewski (3 Killed in...
Military site : airfield
Home of the 'Bloody Hundredth’, a Bomb Group with a reputation for high casualty rates, Thorpe Abbotts was under USAAF control from June 1943 to the end of the war. Some of the airfield survives today, and the control tower houses the 100th Bomb Group...
|Born||Illinois, USA||21 July 1924|
|Lived in||Cook County, IL, USA||December 1942|
|Enlisted||Chicago, IL, USA||12 December 1942|
|Died||11 September 1944|
|Buried||Mesa, AZ, USA|
|20 September 2017 11:02:41||Lucy May||Changes to service number, role, events and place associations|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://www.mcadams.org/fpdb/sqds_name2.asp
Enlistment record: https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=1&tf=F&q=1617...
|27 September 2014 18:27:02||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8814 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database