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Donald R Nowalk

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 566th Bomb Squadron

    566th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Constituted 566th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) on 19 Dec. 1942. Activated on 24 Dec. 1942. Inactivated on 13 Sept. 1945. Campaigns: Air Offensive, Europe; Sicily; Naples-Foggia; Normandy; Northern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe; Air...

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Hethel

    Military site : airfield
    Construction of Hethel airfield began in 1941, and was finished in late 1942. The number of hardstandings was increased from the planned 36 to 50 in 1942, in order to accommodate a full heavy bomb group. The 320th Bomb Group occupied the base for ten...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Eustis, FL, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 24 February 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 February 2015 13:16:41 Lucy May Changes to place associations
Sources

Changed spelling from 'Eustic' to 'Eustis', Florida.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 2927 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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