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42-50340

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

  • Ernest Biasetti

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Archfeild on 9/27/44 in B-24 #42-50340

  • Henry Broadway

    Military | Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 #42-50340. PH

  • James Freybler

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 #4250340

  • Olin Johnson

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 42-50340

  • Gerald Kathol

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down at Archfeild on Kassel mission in B-24 #4250340 POW at Stalag 9C Survived the war.

  • Herbert Potts

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 #4250340 PH

  • Roger Scott

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Archfeild on 9/27/44 in B-24 #4250340

  • Rogers Silverman

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Archfeild on 9/27/44 in B-24 #4250340

  • Dale Zornow

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down at Archfeild on 9/27/44 in B-24 #42-50340, Killed in Action (KIA).

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9389 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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