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Warren L Rock

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). B-24H AC #42-50386. Shot down and crashed NE of Paris. MACR 6991. B-24H Carpetbagger, 42-50386, shot down by ME 110 south of Paris at 0200hrs. T/O from Harrington, site of crash Les Trois Mares, Oise. Final interrment in Epinal Cemetary, France.

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People

  • Charles Kline

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 801st Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). B-24H AC #42-50386. Shot down and crashed NE of Paris. MACR 6991. B-24H Carpetbagger, 42-50386, shot down by ME 110 south of Paris at 0200hrs. T/O from Harrington, site of crash Les Trois Mares, Oise. Final interrment in Epinal...

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Units served with

  • 801st Bomb Group

    801st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 801st Bomb Group was established as part of the Eighth Air Force in late March 1944 to carry out 'Carpetbagger' missions. These were night missions over France and other parts of occupied Europes to support resistance forces by dropping in agents,...

  • 850th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Harrington

    Military site : airfield
    Harrington was built by the 826th and 852nd Engineer Battalions of the US Army in 1943. Completed in 1944, it was the furthest Eighth Air Force combat airfield from the east coast.The Eighth's Special Operations Group was based at the airfield, first...

Events

Event Location Date
Born New York City, New York
Lived in New York, NY, USA 1943

2060 Mapes Avenue

Enlisted New York, NY, USA 22 April 1943
Died Lagny-le-Sec, France 4 July 1944
Buried 1945

Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial
Epinal
Departement des Vosges
Lorraine, France
Plot: B Row 19 Grave 68

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 August 2015 00:21:39 466thHistorian Changes to events, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:09 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Combat Chronology, USAAF SN Website,

href="http://www.801492.org/MainMenu.htm">http://www.801492.org/MainMenu.htm>; Losses of 8th AF, vol4 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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