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Gerard Baumann


Part of 8th AF from '42 to '43, shot down over France. French underground got him to safety and back to England. RTD Transferred to 9th AF in 1943


Units served with

  • 387th Bomb Group

    387th Bomb Group

    The 387th Bomb Group flew just under thirty missions with the Eighth Air Force before being transferred to the Ninth Air Force in October 1943. The Group remained at Chipping Ongar, Essex after being reassigned and continued to hit targets in France....

  • 556th Bomb Squadron


Event Location Date
Born New Orleans, Louisiana 20 December 1913
Died 30 December 1955
Buried New Orleans, Louisiana


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:24 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia