Extract from Individual Deceased Personnel File (IDPF) for Staff Sergeant Travis E Nash of the 44th Bomb Group researched by historian Bill Beigel. The file contains copies of primary documents that discuss the return of personal effects, circumstances and causes of death, and memorialisation of the fallen airman.
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The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...
Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
Killed in Action (KIA) near Wipperfurth in B-24 'Tinker Belle' #4440158
Transferred to the 44th BG 13 Aug 44. Lost 5 Apr 45, being shot down by flak, and crashed near Wipperfurth while on a mission to Plauen. 2nd Lt. George F. Brown Jr. (Pilot), along with S/Sgt. Travis E. Nash (Radio Operator), were KIA. The rest of crew...