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Vernon Kirk was honored at the 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII on November 15th 2015 at one of the National Football League’s Hometown Hero salutes.

Connections

Units

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

People

  • Vernon Kirk

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Joined Sqd 10/25/44. WIA 11/10/44 (Hanau). Trans/4210 Hospital 11/15/44. Pilot: Hobbs. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 April 2019 10:58:57 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Photo provided by Beth Nickles, Daughter.

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