Skip to main content

Staff Sgt Alan Edward Whitehurst

Connections

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...

  • 564th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Alan Whitehurst

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Killed when B-24J #42-51343, Shazam. crashed after takeoff in cloudy weather with heavy icing. Cause not determined. There were no survivors .

Aircraft

  • 42-51343 Shazam

    B-24 Liberator
    Crashed after takeoff in Carr's Hill Wood, Costessey. Entire crew killed.

Locations

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 May 2015 13:46:29 usxpat Changes to place associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 10984171

Date Contributor Update
20 May 2015 13:46:28 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 10984171

Share