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Waist gunner S/Sgt. Casmir Skomski (center) during his training days in Alabama before deployment to England

Connections

Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 332nd Bomb Squadron

    332nd Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

People

  • Casimir Skomski

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42102584 'Bottled In Bond. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

  • 42-102584 Bottled in Bond

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 16/3/44; Gr Island 1/4/44; Grenier 7/4/44; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM- ] Rougham 8/4/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/5/44 with Tom Williams, Co-pilot: Edwin Waite, Navigator: Joe Davis, Bombardier: Lew Ranck, Flight engineer/top turret...

Missions

  • 353

    12 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 September 2018 00:26:08 jvbednarski Changes to caption
Sources

received photo from surviving crew member

Date Contributor Update
28 September 2018 00:25:31 jvbednarski Changes to caption
Sources

received photo from surviving crew member

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2018 23:40:03 jvbednarski Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

I received this photo from my father, Casmir Skomski was his uncle

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