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Crew of the B-24 Arizona Rambler 330th Bomb Squadron 93rd Bomb Group went down in action on March 29th 1944. Standing Left to Right Kenneth Gurney , William Franke, Richard Byrd, Herman Larson. Kneeling L to R, Steve Klovis and Stephan Remias. Last Photo taken alive. Kenneth Gurney was only survivor.

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Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

  • 330th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Richard Byrd

    Military

  • William Franke

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Involved in a mid-air collision during form-up on a mission to Brunswick, GA on 29 Mar 1944 and crashed at Henham, Suffolk in B-24H #41-110033. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Steve Klovis

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner
    Involved in a mid-air collision during form-up on a mission to Brunswick, GA on 29 Mar 1944 and crashed at Henham, Suffolk in B-24H #41-110033. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Herman Larson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    Involved in a mid-air collision during form-up on a mission to Brunswick, GA on 29 Mar 1944 and crashed at Henham, Suffolk in B-24H #41-110033. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Stephan Remias

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner
    Involved in a mid-air collision during form-up on a mission to Brunswick, GA on 29 Mar 1944 and crashed at Henham, Suffolk in B-24H #41-110033. Killed in Action (KIA).

Aircraft

  • 41-110033 Arizona Rambler

    B-24 Liberator
    29 March 1944, two B24s collided over Henham, a few miles from Halesworth airfield. 9 Crew of the 41-110033 died, and 7 of the 41-28590. During the rescue operations the bomb load of one of the Liberators exploded, killing 6 men from Halesworth.

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Date Contributor Update
11 September 2018 19:57:46 aviatrix99 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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Crew of the B-24 Arizona Rambler 330th Bomb Squadron 93rd Bomb Group went down in action on March 29th 1944. Standing Left to Right Kenneth Gurney , William Franke, Richard Byrd, Herman Larson. Kneeling L to R, Steve Klovis and Stephan Remias. Last Photo taken alive. Kenneth Gurney was only survivor.

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