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42-51115

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 706th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner, Co-Pilot, Left Waist Gunner, Navigator, Nose Gunner, Radio Operator, Right Waist Gunner, Tail Gunner, Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD). B24-42-5115 piloted by Wallace Hickman was damaged over the target. With 2 engines on fire, pilots flew toward Nancy, France for crew to bail out. ...

  • Felix Diaz

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) in B24 42-51115 piloted by W. E. Hickman which was damaged over the target. Diaz was presumed killed over the target.

  • George Fraser

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 446th Bomb Group

  • George Hauth

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 446th Bomb Group

  • Frank Hawks

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • Wallace Hickman

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    RTD. November 30, 1944, B-24 42-51115 was damaged over the target. With 2 engines on fire, a/c flew toward Nancy, France. 2 crew members were Killed in Action (KIA) but the others baled out successfully. Co-pilot was John Anderson.

  • Wallce Hickman

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group

  • Francis McAdam

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • Loral Michael

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

  • Grady Stone

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 30 November 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 11347 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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