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42-100336

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...

  • 409th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Robert Brodersen

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336 POW

  • James Houlihan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336 POW

  • Maurice Jr

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group

  • David McCain

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War. Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement 42-100336.

  • Norman Ritchis

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Fred Rylee

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336 on 9/11/44 POW

  • Nicholas Samra

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336 POW

  • Charles Summers

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336

  • Joe Veyna

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Vechtel on 9/11/44 in B-24 Return Engagement #42100336 POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 September 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 8839 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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