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41-28818

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 489th Bomb Group

    489th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 489th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Halesworth, Suffolk, for several months from May 1944 until later in the year. The Group flew tactical missions in support of ground forces in northern France. It was in this tactical role that the crews...

  • 844th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Wallace Bishop

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler in B-24 #4128818

  • William Blake

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler in B-24 41-28818.

  • John Coleman

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler on 7/31/44 in B-24 #41-28818, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Miguel Flores

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler on 7/31/44 in B-24 #4128818 POW

  • William Fox

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler in B-24 #4128818

  • Jerome Gunderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 489th Bomb Group
    Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler in B-24 #41-28818, Killed in Action (KIA).

  • William John

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler on 7/31/44 in B-24 #4128818 POW

  • Ernest Moyer

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweilerin B-24 #4128818

  • Francis Rutner

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Had mid air collision and crashed at Dudweiler in B-24 #4128818

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 31 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 7752 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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