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  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

People

  • Floyd Aaron

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer - Top Turret Gunner
    Missing in Action (MIA) 13 April 1945 Neugmunster, Germany. Bombs from one of our planes in the formation exploded in mid-air after release and damaged this aircraft.

  • Walter Barlow

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    Killed In Service

  • James Bennett

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Bushing

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129365. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Donald Call

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    Killed in Action (KIA) near Horsham shortly after takeoff for mission in PFF plane 'Liberty Belle'. They had stopped at Horsham to pick up a command pilot for the mission.

  • Charles Campbell

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer

  • Paul Charbonneau

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer - Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Ivan Cushenberry

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer - Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 13 May 1944 in B-17 #4129391 'Little Lulu. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Carmine DiManno

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer / Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 29-Apr-44 in B-24 41-28754 'Tell Me More. ' Prisoner of War (POW). Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Samuel Dragoon

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

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12 August 2015 00:46:22 466thHistorian Created entry with caption and unit associations
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