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42-94863

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...

  • 701st Bomb Squadron

People

  • Robert Bagley

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863

  • Theodore Boecher

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier, Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863 Prisoner of War (POW) 09/27/44

  • Edmund Boomhower

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863

  • Robert Christie

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Crashed near Braumhausen in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863 on 9/27/44

  • Jack Erickson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863 Prisoner of War (POW)

  • Edward Feltus

    Military | Sergeant | Armorer; Gunner, Right Waist Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863 Prisoner of War (POW) 09/27/44

  • William Golden

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 #4294863

  • Earl Romine

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863

  • Norman Stewart

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 #4294863 ' Ole Baldy' AM/ PH

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 27 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 February 2018 18:05:09 2nd Air Division Memorial Library Changes to nicknames
Sources

2nd Air Division Memorial Library

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9395 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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