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Jack M Erickson

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Braumhausen on 9/27/44 in B-24 'Ole Baldy' #4294863

Prisoner of War (POW)

Service

Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 701st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Portland, Oregon, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 27 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:13:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic MACR 9395 & page 261 in the book SECOND AIR DIVISION, D790.A2S45, 1998 edition / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / History of the 445th Bomb Group by Rudolph Birsic / MACR 9395 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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