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A-26 Invader

Service

Units

People

  • John Blomgren

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Ashton Carter

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group
    SSGT Ashton E. Carter had completed an 18 month combat tour in the SW Pacific with the 3rd Bomb Group - 90th Bomb Squadron. He was flying his 25th mission of his 2nd combat tour when he was KIA

  • Leland Ferguson

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Robert Graham

    Military | Corporal (5th Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Garland Murphy

    Military | Major | Flight Surgeon - 669th BS | 416th Bomb Group

  • Lumir Prucha

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • William Tripp

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group
    William Tripp was born in Dedham, graduated from Dedham High School in 1939 and attended Northeastern University. During World War II he joined the First Corps of Cadets (Massachusetts National Guard). He then entered the Army Air Corps and became a...

  • Carl Weinert

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group
    When I joined the 416th Bomb Group in Melun, FR, ten miles outside of Paris, they were changing from the A-20 to the A-26. Douglas technicians explained operation of the systems. I had completed two and 1/2 years of engineering at the U of IL That...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 25 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:06 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 12726 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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