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41-29132

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...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • A Beckham

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Harold Butler

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Leo Carey

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus'. Killed in Action (KIA). AM/ PH

  • Jack Farmer

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). Stalag Luft III. POW

  • George Johnson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Airplane Armorer-Gunner, Tail Gunner; original crew of "Tenovus" 41-29132 | 445th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Kerpan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Korth

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Joseph Reinbold

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Charles Standridge

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Tenovus. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Talmadge Suber

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4129132 'Ten-us. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

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Places

  • Tibenham

    Military site : airfield
    Tibenham was built in 1941-1942 by W and C French Ltd with a standard 2,000 yard main runway, and two other runways both 1,400 feet in length. Accommodation was provided for a full USAAF heavy bomber group in dispersed sites. Personnel of the 320th...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Belgium 13 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 February 2015 20:36:02 Bill Morris Changes to nicknames
Sources

B-24 Nose Art Directory by Wallace R. Forman via Fort Worth Aviation Museum

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

MACR 3830 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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