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James J Burns

Military

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 41-35021

    B-26 Marauder
    Assigned to 451BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nantes 19-Jul-44, hit by flak in port engine, wing collapsed, spun in. Crashed left bank of Loire river. 2 x POW, 6 x KIA MACR 7046

Events

Event Location Date
Killed in Action (KIA) (?) 19 July 44

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:14:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

451 BS Assoc, B-26 memorials guide / 9th Air Force Roll of Honor (IWM in liaison with Ninth Air Force veterans and group associations, American Battle Monuments Commission, and Buddies of the Ninth Association)

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