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Westley M Field

Military

Shot down 10 October 1943 in B-17 #4230047 'Sweater Girl. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-30047 Sweater Girl

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/4/43; Kearney 15/4/43; Hill 5/5/43; Wendover 10/5/43; Kearney 21/5/43; Dow Fd 28/5/43; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-Q] Thorpe Abbotts 2/6/43; Missing in Action Munster 10/10/43 with Rich Atchison, Co-pilot: Willard Secor, Navigator:...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Levington, Massachusetts, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 10 October 1943
Died 10 October 1943

Revisions

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

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1031 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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