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Herman G Flugman

Military

Right Landing gear collapsed on landing on the return from a mission to Mont-de-Marsan, France on 27 Mar 1944 in B-24J 42-100107. RTD.
B-24H 42-95209 'Sabrina III'.

Service

Units served with

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 506th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-95209 Sabrina III

    B-24 Liberator
    Sabrina III, #42-95209, 506 Sq. was built at the Ford Willow Run plant and first flown in combat by the Richard Hruby crew. Her 106 missions were an amazing record for any B-24 at a time when 15 missions were about average. ...

  • 42-100107

    B-24 Liberator

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6743, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces vol 2, vol 3 pg 662

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