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Wayne S Rader

Military

Shot down 16 August 1943 in B-17 #4230001. Evaded. (MACR 1297 incorrectly lists his last name as 'Bades')E&E from Corbeil, France to England (via a fishing boat from Brest, France)

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Service

People

  • Raymond Bidwell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 379th Bomb Group
    Shot down 16 August 1943 in B-17 #42-30001. Killed in Action (KIA).

Units served with

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

  • 526th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Elkton, Oregon 19 April 1917

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1297

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