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George W Agiasottelis

Military

Hit by flak S of Boulogne, FR on 21 Jan 1944, B-17F #42-3427 'Canadian Club' was set on fire and six crew baled out before the a/c was brought under control and returned to base. RTD.

Service

People

  • James Waggoner

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 390th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak Sth of Boulogne, FR on 21 Jan 1944, B-17F #42-3427 'Canadian Club' was set on fire and six crew bailed out before the A/C was brought under control and returned to base. RTD.

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 568th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-3427 'Six Nights in Telergma', 'Arabian Nuts', 'Canadian Club'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 16/6/43; Kearney 17/7/43; Assigned 568BS/390BG [BI-B] Framlingham 25/7/43 SIX NIGHTS IN TELERGMA (ARABIAN NUTS); changed to BI-G after loss of 42-30017; damaged on Oschersleben mission 21/1/44 with Capt Jim Waggoner, Ball turret gunner...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces

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