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Eino V Allander

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 388th Bomb Group

    388th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 388th Bomb Group flew strategic bombing mission from Knettishall, Suffolk from June 1943 to the end of the war. During this time, though, detachments were sent to Fersfield, Norfolk to conduct Aphrodite missions. In these Aphrodite missions veteran...

  • 562nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31194 Duchess of Dixie

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 30/9/43; Gr Island 19/10/43; Memphis 26/10/43; Assigned 562BS/388BG Knettishall 1/11/43; Missing in Action Berlin 6/3/44 with Clarry Grindley, Navigator: Bob Fanning, Bombardier: Don Mecum, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Jim Parker...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 6 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:47 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3084 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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