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42-110060

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

  • Theodore Chriss

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

  • Leon Czoplawski

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 445th Bomb Group

  • James Goebel

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42-110060, Evaded (EVD).

  • Donald Irvin

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

  • Franklin Kendziora

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

  • Irl Klinginsmith

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Prisoner of War (POW). . POW

  • Norman Mosher

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

  • Robert Tucker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42-110060, Evaded (EVD).

  • Charles Westerlund

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

  • Charles Weymouth

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-24 #42110060. Evaded.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Belgium 24 April 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 4293 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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