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Earl A Graf


Killed when 2 planes collided over base as they were coming in for landing after mission to Regensberg. Killed in Action (KIA)


Units served with

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 706th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-51909

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 706BS, 446BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x combat missions. Involved in a mid-air collision with 42-50790 on 11-Apr-45, 2 miles Sth of Harleston, UK. No survivors, aircraft was destroyed. 12 x KIA


Associated Place


Event Location Date
Born North Tonawanda, NY, USA 25 August 1920
Died Green Lane, Harleston, Norfolk IP20 9PS, UK 11 April 1945
Buried Kenmore, NY, USA

Elmlawn Cemetery
Erie County
New York, USA


Date Contributor Update
08 August 2020 20:20:16 jmoore43 Changes to mission associations

Added a connection to the AF mission #941 to Regensburg, GR on 11 Apr 1945.

Date Contributor Update
02 August 2020 20:58:05 jmoore43 Changes to biography

Corrected a typo in the "Summary biography" (Regensberg misspelled).

Date Contributor Update
11 September 2019 18:36:29 usxpat Changes to events

findagrave memorial #135514930

Date Contributor Update
15 April 2015 17:05:23 usxpat Changes to service number, events, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations

Find A Grave Memorial# 135514930

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:55 AAM AAM ingest

446th unit history / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia