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42-100422

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

  • Daniel Brock

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group

  • Myron Lloyd

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group

  • Milbern Lovelady

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Hugh Mayher

    Military | Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

  • James McCoy

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Carl Odde

    Military | Staff Sergeant | B-24 waist gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • Bernard Schott

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

  • Oral Sherman

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

  • Stanley Thornton

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Plane damaged by flack, ditched in Channel. B-24 #42-100422 Pilot was Bernard J. Schott, who was saved from Channel

  • Fred Tuxbury

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

Missions

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) North Sea 7 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2016 12:48:08 Rainer Changes to mission associations
Sources

MACR 4934

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

MACR 4934 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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