Military | Captain | Pilot | 401st Bomb Group
Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 34 x combat missions. ETD Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.
Flew on 'Pistol Packin' Mama.
DFC; Pres. Unit Citation.
The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...
|Died||2 June 1952|
|Buried||Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|21 June 2017 10:24:36||general ira snapsorter||Changes to biography|
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|27 September 2014 18:27:58||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Our Hallowed Ground