Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 401st Bomb Group
Among other planes flew on Shark Tooth
Flew on James Crew, 11 missions. The crew returned the B-17 'Shark Tooth' to the US after the war. They did fly on it but not exclusively.
Air Medal, etc
The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...
|Born||Chicago, Illionis||14 February 1920|
|Died||1 April 2004|
|Buried||Fort Wayne, Indiana|
|27 September 2014 18:26:48||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / son, Walter jr, http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=2473