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Earl C Milam

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by flak and crashed at Paris on 7/25/44 in B-17 Lady Luck #42-102416

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-102416 Lady Luck

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Cheyenne 1/3/44; Hunter 14/3/44; Grenier 11/4/44; Assigned 349BS/100BG [XR-H] Thorpe Abbotts 19/4/44; Missing in Action St Lo, 25/7/44 with Larry Townsend, Co-pilot: Andy Burkhart, Navigator: Arnold Holmes, Bombardier: George Gardner, Radio Operator:...

Events

Event Location Date
Born East Chicago, Illinois, USA
Interned (INT) France 25 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 January 2020 04:47:14 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7837 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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