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SSG Lloyd H. Rodgers. Date and location unknown at this writing. Photograph provided by the family one of his sons.

Connections

Units

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 350th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lloyd Rodgers

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    After being crippled by flak after bombing the target at Klein Machnow, Berlin and then being attacked by fighters, B-17G #42-39872 'Rubber Check' made a belly landing N of Halenbeck on 6 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

  • 42-39872

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Long Beach 24/9/43; Gr Island 24/10/43; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-A] Thorpe Abbotts 19/11/43; Missing in Action Berlin 6/3/44 with Frank Granack, Co-pilot: Bob Dunham, Navigator: Murray Geisler, Bombardier: Joe Kawiecki, Flight engineer/top...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 January 2015 18:31:11 MSG_R_Hall Changes to unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

MACR 3030

Date Contributor Update
10 January 2015 18:25:44 MSG_R_Hall Created entry with caption and person associations
Sources

Photo provided by the Rodgers family.

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