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42-100368

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 565th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Clyde Berry

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Andrew Donato

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Dalton Eggleston

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier / Nose Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J 42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Deominick Green

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Lowell Hess

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Monroe

    Military | Flight Officer | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW) at S talag Luft 1. On 24 mission when sho t down. All c rew membe rs su rvived ...

  • Willard Sheperd

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Thomas Strickland

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Bernard Walter

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Arlo Warp

    Military | Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak over the target area of Furth, GR on 25 Feb 1944, B-24J #42-100368 headed towards Switzerland but crashed SE of Stuttgart. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 25 February 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 2944 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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