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Johnny Walker IV Crew, 92nd Bomb Group, 327th Bomb Squadron.

Connections

Units

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 327th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Anthony Alberico

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Gunner
    Served from '42 to '45 as gunner. Flew 33 missions on B-17 'Johnny Walker The 2nd' pilot was Carey Air Medal/DFC

  • Kenneth Carey

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Flew 22 missions from July 1944 to Aug 1944 with the 306th BG then flew 33 combat missions with the 92nd BG.

  • Clarence Flinn

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    29 missions, December 1943 - May 1944 DFC/ Air Medal w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster

Locations

  • Podington

    Military site : airfield
    Built originally to accommodate two RAF bomber squadrons, the first USAAF unit to occupy the base was the 15th Bomb Squadron in September 1942. Podington was then used as a satellite for nearby Chelveston. Work to lengthen the runways, although this...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 April 2019 18:03:13 Cory Turner Changes to person associations
Sources

According to crew list and this picture of the crew, including Anthony Alberico

Date Contributor Update
17 April 2019 16:38:48 Cory Turner Changes to caption
Sources

Image Notes

Date Contributor Update
17 April 2019 02:38:35 Cory Turner Created entry with unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Squadron Website

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