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44-40064

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 859th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Curtis Abernethy

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    RTD Damaged by flak and ditched in channel on 7/6/44 in B-24 #44-40064

  • Ralph Carusone

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Alfred Childo

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Willard Hoods

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Melvin Kliss

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Richard Krear

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Ralph Prete

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Percival Prince

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Jack Stanton

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) North Sea 6 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8199 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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