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Part of 389th Bomb Group Roll of Honor at All Saints Church, Hethel.

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  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

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  • Herbert Solomon

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Took part in Operation Tidal Wave, the raid on Ploesti on 1 August 1943, in B-24 Liberator 42-40773. ...

  • Robert Sosa

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 564BS, 389BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Berlin in B-24 41-28676 29-Apr-44; A/C set upon and downed by enemy fighters. Lst seen with chute on, unable to bale out, Lt Sosa could not be persuaded by Bombardier Lt Broyles to bale out,...

  • Stephen Sosnecke

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA). B-24D #44-4027 'Shoot Fritz, YouÕve Had It' crashed shortly after T/O on mission to France. No cause was determined.

  • Onofrio Spadafora

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Dreiherrnstein, GR on a mission to Gotha, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-109828. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Charles Spivey

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Schwerte in B=24 'Miss America' 42-50558

  • John Springer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Olendorf in B-24 'Delectable Doris' 42-50551

  • Benny Stachow

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Took part in Operation Tidal Wave, the raid on Ploesti on 1 August 1943, in B-24 Liberator 42-40773. ...

  • John Stachowiak

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 13 November 1943 in B-24 #4272868. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Louis Statton

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot

  • Ira Sternstein

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Zonnemaire in B-24 #44-50747

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