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Bogan Radich

Military

B-24H #41-29466 'Dark Rhapsody' crashed into Lake Belterwijde, Holland after colliding with another aircraft on a mission to Achmer airfield, GR on 23 Mar 1944. Killed in Action (KIA).

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People

  • Donald Griffin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    B-24H #41-29466 'Dark Rhapsody' crashed into Lake Belterwijde, Holland after colliding with another aircraft on a mission to Achmer airfield, GR on 23 Mar 1944. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 785th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Duluth, Minnesota, USA 18 January 1917

Parents born in Yugoslavia (Serbia). Radocaj was the original spelling of the family's last name

Lived in Duluth, MN, USA 1942

1540 97th Avenue West

Enlisted Fort Snelling, MN 55417, USA 29 April 1942
Killed in Action (KIA) Vollenhove, Netherlands 23 March 1944
Buried 8064 Zwartsluis, Netherlands 25 March 1944

Cemetery Zwartsluis
Grave C13
Zwartsluis, Netherlands

Buried 1945

Plot I Row 20 Grave 11
Netherlands American Cemetery
Margraten, Netherlands

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 October 2015 17:41:49 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://teunispats.nl/fr-wwii.htm

Date Contributor Update
28 May 2015 18:57:06 466thHistorian Changes to service number, awards, events and media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:04:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3456 / MACR 3456, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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