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42-109814

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 392nd Bomb Group

    392nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 392nd Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Wendling, Norfolk from August 1943 until April 1945. They were the first Group to be given B-24H Liberators, the first B-24 model that was fitted with a nose turret on the production line, an adaptation...

  • 579th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Clair Cashman

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Clark

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 392nd Bomb Group

  • Paul Delaney

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Lynn Farlow

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Hynes

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 392nd Bomb Group

  • Kenneth Isbell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Joseph Kenney

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group

  • Walter Lowry

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Wendall Replogle

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Albert Victor

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 392nd Bomb Group
    A direct flak hit on a mission to the Pas-de-Calais, FR area on 26 Mar 1944, caused B-24J #42-109814 'Jive Bomber' to spin in and crash near St Pol, FR. Killed in Action (KIA).

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 26 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 May 2015 21:21:45 JasonR Changes to nicknames and markings
Sources

Web research: http://www.b24bestweb.com/jivebomber.htm and http://www.worldwarphotos.info/gallery/usa/aircrafts-2-3/b-24-liberator/...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:16 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3486 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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