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42-95144

B-24 Liberator

Crashed after a mid-air collision with B24 42-100351.

Service

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 565th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Herschell Chappell

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Ralph Feliz

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Donald Fuller

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed near Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Jacob Heilich

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Prisoner of War (POW) POW

  • Richard Mullins

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Richard Owens

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Howard Penfield

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collisiion and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Alex Rodek

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed nat Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

  • Harold Valentine

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #42-95144. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Jack Wagner

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Mid air collision and crashed at Odense on 6/20/44 in B-24 #42-95144, Killed in Action (KIA).

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Langelandsbælt, Denmark 20 June 1944

Mid-air collision with 42-100351, crashed in Denmark.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 May 2016 21:04:40 Alex-5872-dk Changes to nicknames
Sources

www.b24bestweb.com via Stephen Adams and James Harrington.

Date Contributor Update
01 January 2016 13:12:02 usxpat Changes to description and events
Sources

http://www.airmen.dk/p329.htm
MACR 5923, Fold3

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5923 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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