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41-29571

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    Group
    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

  • 735th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Jack Dixon

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Easterling

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Edward Feinberg

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Verlyn Graw

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 453rd Bomb Group

  • Emry Landry

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 41-29571. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Joe Milano

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Robert Mitchell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Chester Post

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Chaney Rogers

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • William Trail

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 453rd Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129571. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 8 April 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 3928 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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