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MACR 2722, Page 15



  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...

  • 353rd Bomb Squadron


  • Robert Belk

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator
    Bailed out of B-17 42-5086 'Wahoo II' over England on return from mission to Munster railroad yards on 10 October 1943. All crew survived.

  • William Bothwell

    Military | Staff Sergeant

  • Frederick Bumpers

    Military | Sergeant

  • Stanley Chmielecki

    Military | Technical Sergeant

  • Peter Henningsen

    Military | First Lieutenant | MOS 1035 - Bombardier
    Transferred from the 384th Bombardment Group to the 15th Air Force, 301st Bombardment Group, 353rd Bombardment Squadron. KIA on 25 February 1944, MACR 2722.

  • Joseph Hurley

    Military | First Lieutenant

  • William Mills

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-pilot

  • Lawrence Schwandt

    Military | Technical Sergeant


  • 42-31397

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 29/10/43; Assigned 353BS/301BG Cerignola 15/12/43; Lucera 1/2/44; Missing in Action 18 missions Regensburg 25/2/44 with Joseph A. Hurley, William J. Mills Jr, Peter Victor Henningsen, William Bothwell (4 Killed in Action); Robert K....


Date Contributor Update
31 May 2017 20:43:02 bombercommand Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations