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Charles White Crew
Marvin Knight - front right

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Units

  • 493rd Bomb Group

    493rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 493rd Bomb Group was the last Eighth Air Force Group to become operational, flying their first combat mission from Debach, Suffolk, on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The Group was known as "the Fighting 493rd", named by their Commanding Officer Colonel Elbert...

  • 860th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Marvin Knight

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner & Flight Engineer
    Crashed at Apelern on 3 Mar 45 in B-17 #4338297. Prisoner of War (POW) until the end of the war

  • Charles White

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 3 March 1945 in AC #4338297 on 14th mission. Prisoner of War (POW) until end of war. POW

Aircraft

  • 43-38297

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 18/7/44; Kearney 27/7/44; Grenier 8/8/44; Assigned 860BS/493BG Debach 10/8/44; Missing in Action Brunswick 3/3/45 with Chas White, Walter Helm, Jim Gunderson, George Lemberling, Marvin Knight, Fred Graf, Loren Arment, Doyle Whitney,...

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12 November 2016 00:36:09 Sarah1701 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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