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MACR #8608, page 2

Connections

Units

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • 729th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Campbell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Tail Gunner

  • John Clonts

    Military | Major | Observer
    Shot down 3 September 1944 in AC #4238119. Killed in Action (KIA). AM/ PH

  • Walter Goeske

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner

  • James Kreuger

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #4238119. AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • David Lewis

    Military | Captain | Navigator

  • Carl Liles

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Co-Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #42-38119. Crashed off Channel Islands Missing Air Crew Report #8609. Hit by Flak over Guernsey Island, #2 engine flames, Lost altitude, #2 engine fell, #3 prop feathered. Ditched with no explosion. No...

  • Jerry McGill

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #4238119 AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster

  • Miles Parmely

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #4238119. Crashed on Channel Islands AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • William Walsh

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator

Aircraft

  • 42-38119

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 18/12/43; Kearney 31/12/43; with Albert Jones crash landed base 2/2/44; Written off 4/2/44.

Missions

  • 602

    3 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 July 2018 02:58:31 bombercommand Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Fold3 MACR #8609

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