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42-110143

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...

  • 856th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Richard Anderson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Lynn Augustine

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Maurice Chartier

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Lester Dichter

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42-110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Julian Dukes

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Eugene Hadden

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Joe Mitchell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu 42-110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Iren Pearce

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters and crashed into the Baltic Sea on 6/20/44 in B-24 Little Lulu #42110143 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Luke Rybarczyk

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Leonard Telfer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) Baltic Sea 20 June 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 7083 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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