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1st Lt. Hugh C. Bowers Crew 1944, 42-102632, 708th BG

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Units

  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 447th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses on strategic bombardment missions out of Rattlesden, Suffolk. With their first mission coming on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1943, their main focus was hitting sites that would weaken enemy forces...

People

  • Hugh Bowers

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • James Doster

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • George Miller

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • Leonard Moore

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • George Pasvanis

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • William Purcell

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

  • Nathan Stark

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed into North Sea in B-17 Due Back #42102632

Aircraft

  • 42-102632 Due Back

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 19/3/44; Hunter 1/4/44; Dow Fd 18/4/44; Assigned 708BS/447BG [CQ-B] Rattlesden 22/4/44; Missing in Action Ausum A/Fd, Ger 27/8/44 with Hugh Bowers, Co-pilot: Jim Doster, Navigator: George Pasvanis, Bombardier: Leonard Moore, Flight...

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14 November 2016 23:35:20 Yorkshireman Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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