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B-24 42-94911 'Sweet Sioux' 34BG, 8AF. Pilot Lt Warren J. Kiley.



  • 34th Bomb Group

    34th Bomb Group

    After forming part of the American defence force, first on America's east coast and then on its west, the Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force in April 1944 and entered combat in May 1944. The Group helped with the preparation for the Normandy...


  • Warren Kiley

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down on 33rd mission by flak on October, 7, 1944 over Merseburg after Bombs away. Tail section of B-17 was completely severed. 4 Killed in Action (KIA), 5 Prisoner of War (POW)s. Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), POW, WWII Victory, EAME.


  • 42-94911 'Sweet Sioux'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) 7-Jun-44 mission with crew #17; enemy intruder A/C followed bomber stream back to base, shooting down 4 x A/C. Crashed off base near Wethering Stell, 7 x RTD, 3 x KIA. MACR ??


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05 November 2019 22:35:26 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations