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S/Sgt. Ernest F. Baron

Connections

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...

  • 329th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Ernest Baron

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) on 8/1/43 while TDY to 9thAF for Ploesti raid in B-24 'Lady Jane' #4240804

Aircraft

Missions

  • Operation Tidal Wave

    1 August 1943
    Operation TIDAL WAVE. B24D Liberators attack the oil refineries at Ploesti, Romania. The bombers flew low to avoid radar detection and dropped time delayed bombs. Out of the 177 B-24s that took part in the raid 167 managed to attack their targets. 57 B...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 July 2020 20:15:36 Troy Burnett Changes to person associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/page/653606599-ernest-f-baron

Date Contributor Update
30 July 2020 20:08:28 Troy Burnett Changes to unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Ogden_Standard_Examiner_Mon__May_23__1949

Date Contributor Update
30 July 2020 20:04:45 Troy Burnett Created entry with caption
Sources

Ogden_Standard_Examiner_Mon__May_23__1949

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