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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

  • William Busacker

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' POW. POW

  • Robert Couture

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Samuel Gray

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' POW. POW

  • Lowell Jolley

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' KIA.

  • George Kougias

    Military | Colonel | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' Prisoner of War.

  • Clarence Lien

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' POW. POW

  • Donald Livengood

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' POW. POW

  • Ray McGee

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Raymond Rathbun

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' KIA.

  • James Wayne

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #427620 'The Princess. ' KIA.

Places

  • Bungay

    Military site : airfield
    From late November 1943, the three bases of Bungay, Seething and Hardwick were the stations of the 20th Combat Wing of the Eighth Air Force. The base had previously housed individual squadrons of the 310th Bomb Group (Twelfth Air Force) and of the 93rd...

Events

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

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 March 2015 17:37:04 coughlinglenn Changes to nicknames
Sources

http://www.446bg.com/newsletters/dec-06.pdf

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3931 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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