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406th Bomb Group

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People

  • James Billington

    Military | Pilot | 406th Bomb Group

  • John Bolle

    Military | Pilot | 406th Bomb Group

  • Gerber Coehoorn

    Military | Flight Officer | 406th Bomb Group
    Killed in action

  • Samuel Schaeffer

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 406th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) on 3 January 1945 when his aircraft took off successfully, turned right and subsequently crashed and burned. All crew members were killed. Awards: PH.

Aircraft

  • 42-52650 'Cancer'

    B-24 Liberator
    Originally 486th BG, later 458th BG, transferred to the 801st/492nd BG in the last half of 1944 and finally transferred to the 406th BG at Cheddington prior to 3 Jan 45. Transferred at the end of Jun 44, when 834th BS became the G-H lead squadron for...

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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