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44-40168

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

  • Robert Atchinson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 Tequila Daisy ' #4440168

  • Joyce Freeman

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 'Tequila Daisy' #4440168

  • Clyde Hatley

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Hit by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 'Tequila Daisy'

  • Archie Intyre

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group

  • John Jr

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Jack Keever

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

  • Thomas Leggett

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 'Tequila Daisy' #4440168

  • Frank Webb

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 Tequila Daisy #4440168

  • Walter Wutkiewicz

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 492nd Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/11/44 in B-24 'Tequila Daisy' #4440168

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 July 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 6934 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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