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42-52348

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 752nd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Merlin Ash

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

  • Harold Coburn

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

  • Anthony Corlito

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

  • Billie Hudson

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

  • George Koehn

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

  • James Soesbe

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 42-52348

  • John Tucker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 24 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:54 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9574 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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