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41-28840

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 34th Bomb Group

    34th Bomb Group

    Group
    After forming part of the American defence force, first on America's east coast and then on its west, the Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force in April 1944 and entered combat in May 1944. The Group helped with the preparation for the Normandy...

  • 18th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Alex Antanovich

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • George Boyle

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Salvatore Elmo

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Arthur Hansen

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Stephen Koch

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Layman

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Paul Sims

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 34th Bomb Group

  • Adolph Szaras

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 34th Bomb Group

  • James Thomas

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-24 #4128840. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 30 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2019 21:17:19 phil marchese Changes to production block number
Sources

IARC

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2019 10:35:56 phil marchese Changes to markings
Sources

IARC

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5238 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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