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Rudolph Vidmar

Military

Shot down by flak and fighters and crashed near Brussels, Belgium on return from a mission to Gotha/Eisenach, GR on 24 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100282. Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 704th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born West View, Pennsylvania, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 24 February 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2954 / MACR 2954, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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