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John Calvin Asher Service Record Scrapbook by Elizabeth A Asher

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Units

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Asher

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner / Togglier

Aircraft

  • 42-38013 "NEVADA AVENGER"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; New Castle 10/12/43; Presque Is 15/12/43; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-C] Grafton Underwood 21/1/44; sal battle damaged 27/4/44. NEVADA AVENGER. ...

Missions

  • 394

    6 June 1944
    D-Day. Start of Operation Overlord.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 March 2016 19:47:40 harbergr Changes to collection and caption
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Asher Family Archives

Date Contributor Update
13 March 2016 19:29:56 harbergr Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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