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42-110048

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 702nd Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Cornell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42110048 'Paper Doll II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Joseph Dahlstrom

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42-110048 'Paper Doll II', Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Samuel Ferizzi

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group

  • John Frasch

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42110048 'Paper Doll II. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Raymond Hickey

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42110048 'Paper Doll II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • DeVera Johns

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 445th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Mackin

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42-110048 'Paper Doll II', Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Robert Maynihan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 445th Bomb Group

  • Robert McMasters

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 42-110048 'Paper Doll II. ' Killed in Action. AM/ PH

  • Eugene Newton

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #42110048 'Paper Doll II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 13 April 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 3832 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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