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Henry Magaram


Assigned to 514BS, 376BG, 9AF USAAF. Armourer/Gunner of B-24D 41-11613 "The Blue Streak" of 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF. A/C and crew went on to survive 110 missions with the 376th bomb group and was sent home for a war bond tour.

Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME.


Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

  • 514th Bomb Squadron



Event Location Date
Born New York, NY 14 June 1905

Son of David and Annie Magaram.

Lived in New York, NY, USA 1942

New York, NY, USA.

Enlisted Fort Jay, Governors Island, NY 4 August 1942

Fort Jay Governors Island New York

Based 1943 – 1944

Assigned to 514BS, 376BG, 9AF USAAF.

Died New York, NY April 1983


Date Contributor Update
27 January 2021 10:25:21 Al_Skiff Changes to service number, biography and events

Date Contributor Update
27 January 2021 10:19:22 Al_Skiff Changes to biography, awards, events and unit associations
Removed # from A/C serial NO. to aid clarity and consistency

Date Contributor Update
23 April 2020 02:35:07 jmoore43 Changes to biography

Added a "#" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
23 March 2015 18:39:14 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, aircraft associations and media associations