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Joseph H Blankinship IV

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-38757 Peaslee's Payoff

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 16/9/44; Grenier 30/9/44; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-L] Grafton Underwood 6/10/44; crash landed Troston AD, Sfk, UK with Wallace Davidson 8/5/45, repaired; Returned to the USA Bradley 11/7/45; 4185 BU Independence 12/7/45; 4136 BU...

Events

Event Location Date
Born
P 8 May 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 May 2015 23:36:49 bombercommand Changes to surname, middlename and suffix
Sources

http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=7100

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

AAIR 45-05-08-511 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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