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42-100360

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 706th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lester Baker

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 #42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' Baker fell into enemy hands in the Eischott district. POW. POW, Air Medal w 3/Oak Leaf Cluster; Purple Heart Good Conduct Medal, EAME medal,WW II Victory Medal

  • Thomas Brigham

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 446th Bomb Group

  • Jimmie Calhoun

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 42-100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' Purple Heart

  • Charles Hill

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-17 #42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' KIA. Purple Heart

  • William Ingraham

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • Weems Jones

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24#42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' Plane "Luck and Stuff" was found at Ruhen, north of Wolfsburg. Jones was captured in the district of Parsau. POW. POW

  • Arnold Kaminsky

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 #42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' Captured near Ruhen. POW. POW

  • Joseph Kwon

    Military | Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 #42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' Found wounded with an upper fracture of his right arm. Captured near Breitenrode and was hospitalized at the Res. Hospital for POW at Magdeburg. POW. POW

  • Charles Perry

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner, Bombardier, Enlisted | 446th Bomb Group
    Flew 29 missions with 446th from 12/24/43 to 4/29/44. Assigned to B-24 crew #302-7-46 piloted by Charles R. McKeny, co pilot Kenneth R. Lyell. While flying with crew #302=7-36 piloted by Weems D. Jones #42100360 'Luck & Stuff' was shot down 4/29/44...

  • George Radle

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24#42100360 'Luck & Stuff. ' KIA. PH

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 29 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 June 2015 17:20:05 Tom Changes to nicknames
Sources

Added nickname from FRE 1753 image caption.

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

MACR 4485 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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