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42-94854

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...

  • 846th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Harold Bucker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Edwin Clark

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Grover Davis

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Devaux

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Douglas Gaeger

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now'. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Klemme Longley

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Aldo Pellini

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Floyd Vosters

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Harry Vought

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #42-94854 'No Nookie Now', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 30 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 April 2020 03:22:56 jmoore43 Changes to nicknames
Sources

Added the A/C nickname listed in the "Summary biography" sections of several crew members.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8192 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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