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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

  • 328th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lowell Arnold

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 24 June 1944 Crashed at Treon i B-24 'Victory Belle ' #42100294 DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Morton Ashton

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed at Treon on 6/24/44 in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294 Prisoner of War (POW) POW

  • Walter Bies

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Shot down by flak and crashed at Treon on 6/24/44 in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294

  • John Boyle

    Military | Lieutenant | Observer | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 24 June 1944 Crashed at Treon in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294 DFC/ AM w/ 5 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Robert Frost

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Burl Huitt

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Left Waist Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Shot down by flak and crashed at Treon on 6/24/44 in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294

  • Eugene Mlot

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Nose Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 24 June 1944 Shot down at Treon in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294 DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Clarence Porter

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot, Commanding Officer | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 24 June 1944 Crashed at Treon in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294 DFC/ AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Norman Roggenkamp

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed at Treon in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294

  • Kenneth Schilling

    Military | Captain | Bombardier | 93rd Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Shot down by flak and crashed at Treon on 6/24/44 in B-24 'Victory Belle' #42100294

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Places

  • Hardwick

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF bomber airfield, Hardwick was used first by the 310th Bomb Group, equipped with B-25 Mitchells. In December 1943, the B-24 Liberators of the 93rd Bomb Group moved in, and remained until the end of the war, flying over 330 missions....

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 24 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 October 2015 01:45:14 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames, markings and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 6742 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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