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42-100365

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 752nd Bomb Squadron
  • 755th Bomb Squadron

People

  • George Campbell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365 POW

  • Arthur Freudenberger

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365

  • Percival Goewey

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Left Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365

  • Charles Hillis

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Top Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • George Jr

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group

  • Thomas McQueen

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer - Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365 POW

  • Gerald Miller

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365

  • Donald Pierce

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365

  • Thomas Queen

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • Charles Quirk

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Hit by flak and crashed at Harveng on 7/12/44 in B-24 #42100365 POW

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Places

  • Horsham St Faith

    Military site : airfield
    Horsham St Faith was an RAF Bomber Command Station opened in June 1940. It was home to Bristol Blenheim medium-bombers, and was for a time occupied by fighters, including those of No. 19 Squadron and No. 264 Squadron. From September 1942 the airfield...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Harveng, 7022 Mons, Belgium 12 July 1944 – 12 July 1944

Shot down by flak. Crashed near Harveng. Charles W. Quirk Crew

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 September 2015 02:18:17 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames, markings, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

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

MACR 6930 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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