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From an article by Maryse McKeon (née de la Marniere) on pages 15-17 in the Summer 2001 issue of the AFEES (Air Forces Escape & Evasion Society) at https://airforceescape.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/July-2001.pdf
At the top of the list, Nielsen and Adams are RAF airmen, all the others being from the USAAF.
Harold's last name is missspelled (Thomson instead of Thompson...)

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  • Charles Bronner

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier, Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 14 October 1943 returning from Schweinfurt, Germany, in B-17 #4230040 'Wabbit-Twacks III. ' Evaded.

  • Raymond Bye

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #423348 'Dottie J III. ' Crashed at Leroyville, Sampigny, France. Evaded.

  • Floyd Carl

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down on 6 September 1943 in B-17 #42-30000. Evaded through France. Picked up by boat crossed English Channel and arrived in England 7 Dec. 1943

  • Vernon Clark

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 14 October 1943 returning from Schweinfurt, Germany, in B-17 42-30040 'Wabbit-Twacks III. ' Evaded.

  • Lionel Drew

    Military | Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Lionel Drew was Bombardier on the 26 June 1943 mission to the Tricqueville airfield, France, on board B-17 #42-3172. The Fortress was attacked by fighters and the Pilot, Captain Raymond Check (on his 25th and what had to be the last, mission of his...

  • William Dunning

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 14 October 1943 returning from Schweinfurt, Germany, in B-17 #4230040 'Wabbit-Twacks III. ' Evaded.

  • Marion Hall

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner
    Shot down 5 January 1944 in B-17 #42-30200 'Slo-Time Sally. ' Evaded (EVD). Helped by French citizens and members of the Résistance, he was guided to Brittany, from where, along with 15 other American airmen and a Belgian member of the RAF, he boarded...

  • Walter Hargrove

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Assigned to 358BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) mission to Amiens-Glisy, France in B-17 42-29635 'Augerhead' on 31-Aug-43; Flak hits slowed ship down then enemy aircraft struck. Crashed Northeast of Dieppe, France. Evaded capture (EVD)....

  • William Hawkins

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    William Hawkins was a Mustang pilot assigned to the 4th Fighter Group/335th Fighter Squadron. On a local transition flight on 1 March 1944, he had a landing accident at Station 345, Goxhill, Lancashire, after attempting a go-around during a local...

  • Ernest Hugonnet

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 5 January 1944 in B-17 #42-30200. Evaded (EVD).

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 July 2020 10:23:10 ED-BB Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

See UPL 44453

Date Contributor Update
17 July 2020 10:18:34 ED-BB Created entry with caption
Sources

pages 15-17 in the Summer 2001 issue of the AFEES (Air Forces Escape & Evasion Society) at https://airforceescape.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/July-2001.pdf

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