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584th Bomb Squadron

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Boreham

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People

  • Enrico J Acampora

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 394th Bomb Group

  • Charles Blades

    Military | Staff Sergeant

  • Frederick Brown

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 394th Bomb Group

  • Christian Burger

    Military | Lieutenant | 394th Bomb Group
    Christian Burger was a member of the crew of the 42-107592 of the 584th Squadron which collided with 42-96249 587th Squardon over Battle Sussex at 6am on June 6, 1944, D-Day. Bad weather was said to have had caused icing up on the planes which caused...

  • Samuel Carmosino

    Military | Private First Class

  • James Downing

    Military | Staff Sergeant

  • LeRoy Dyer

    Military | Lieutenant | 394th Bomb Group

  • Stuart Freeman

    Military | Lieutenant

  • Eric Hokans

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 394th Bomb Group

  • Thomas Kenny

    Military | Colonel | Command Pilot | 385th Bomb Group

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Aircraft

  • 42-96061 'Heavens Above'

    B-26 Marauder
    Assigned to 584BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) bombing mission to marshalling yards Prum, Germany. Hit in the port engine, failed to feather and windmilled till it came away from the nacelle, causing the A/C to go into an uncontrollable...

  • 42-96226

    B-26 Marauder

  • 43-34204

    B-26 Marauder

  • 42-96267

    B-26 Marauder
    Assigned to 584BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF. Fatal crash, hit prop wash on take off, stalled and crashed onto the runway, shortly thereafter exploding. Pilot Lt Howard I Davis. 5 x RTD, 1 x KIA.

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 16:03:43 rossingtonj Changes to type
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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