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42-94933

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

  • Eugene Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Evaded.

  • Charles Bouchard

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • George Burke

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Cunningham

    Military | Flight Officer | Co-Pilot | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #42-94933 'Stubby Gal II', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Geachie

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 489th Bomb Group

  • Clifford Gowan

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Grant

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Herbert Lowe

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Warren Markle

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Evaded.

  • Keith Peterson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #4294933 'Stubby Gal II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 2 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8189 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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