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42-50370

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...

  • 859th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Benjamin Babitz

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 467th Bomb Group
    Transferred 467th BG

  • Alfred Bocksberger

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) shot down by fighters and crashed at Klein Quenstedt in B-24 ##4250370

  • James Burns

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Thomas Floyd

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 467th Bomb Group

  • Ernest Frey

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klein Quenstedt on 7/7/44 in B-24 #4250370 POW

  • Benard Gregorio

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Raymond Harmon

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klein Quenstedt in B-24 #4250370

  • Duane Heath

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer | 467th Bomb Group
    Transferred 467th BG

  • Raymond Hermon

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group

  • Andrew Maiorino

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 467th Bomb Group
    Transferred 467th BG

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 7 July 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 7235 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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