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Brigadier General Nathan Bedford Forrest III (Arlington National Cemetery)

Connections

Units

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

People

  • Nathan Forrest

    Military | Brigadier General | Command Pilot
    Killed In Action (KIAn)in the loss of B-17 #42-30164 on the Kiel mission 13 June 1943.

Missions

  • VIII Bomber Command 63

    13 June 1943
    German naval facilities and port areas at Bremen, Germany and Kiel, Germany are the primary targets for this mission. A formation of 151 B-17s despatched from: 91BG (21); 92BG (17); 303BG (27); 305BG (24); 306BG (28); 351BG (21); and 379BG (13) are to...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 October 2018 15:09:14 ED-BB Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Arlington National Cemetery website

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