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Erwin E Swain

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Flew 30 missions. Credited with one fighter shot down & one probable.

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  • James Burke

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Right Waist Gunner and Aircraft Mechanic
    TSGT James Orman Burke Jr story ...

  • Charles Hancock

    Military | First Lieutenant | 447th Bomb Group

  • Robert Harwood

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 447th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed near Merseburg on 10/7/44 in B-17 'TNT Kate' #42-102441

  • Wayne Jones

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | FLIGHT MAINTENANCE GUNNER | 447th Bomb Group
    Wayne was one of 12 children raised in the Appalachian foothills in Pickens, SC. Wayne received his Lucky Bastard certificate for completing 30 missions on June 15, 1944. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross on June 21, 1944. After he was...

  • Clifford Leach

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 447th Bomb Group

  • Fred Thompson

    Military | 447th Bomb Group

  • Ira Weisblum

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Radio Operator | 447th Bomb Group

  • Harry Young

    Military | 447th Bomb Group

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Date Contributor Update
16 August 2020 13:21:52 pswain Changes to media associations
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Patrick Swain

Date Contributor Update
16 August 2020 13:20:45 pswain Changes to media associations
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Patrick Swain (son)

Date Contributor Update
16 August 2020 13:03:32 pswain Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, person associations and unit associations
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Information from his son Patrick

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