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42-110042

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 67th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Thomas Barnett

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42-110042, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Edward Davidowitz

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42110042. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Andrew Davidson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42-110042, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Charles Gordon

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier/Navigator | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Charles Gordon flew 17 missions as a navigator and 18 as a bombardier with the 44th Bomb Group, flying missions out of Shipdham, England. ...

  • Robert Hockman

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42-110042, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Nathan Holt

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42110042. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Ray Miller

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42110042. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Thomas Pease

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42110042. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Stanley Rosinski

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 #42110042. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Gilbert Swinburnson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Navigator | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-24 42-110042. Prisoner of War.

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 12 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 4850 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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