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44-40088

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 492nd Bomb Group

    492nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group, after flying similar missions to other heavy bomb groups until the late summer of 1944, took up 'Carpetbagger' missions, transporting agents, supplies and propaganda leaflets to southern France. The Group was taking on the role of...

  • 857th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Roger Brague

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • William Derose

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Harold Dorow

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Prisoner of War (POW). . POW

  • Theodore Fabisiak

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Clyde Gaul

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Arthur Klasztorowski

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Vincent Kline

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Philip McKee

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Chester Warakomski

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Prisoner of War (POW). . POW

  • Philip Wymond

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #4440088. Prisoner of War (POW). . POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 19 May 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 5246 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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