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James S Mayall Jr

Military

American Battle Monuments Commission

Service

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 571st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97830

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 9/3/44; Kearney 13/4/44; Grenier 29/4/44; Assigned 571BS/390BG [FC-E] Framlingham 1/5/44; Missing in Action Bohlen 29/6/44 with Bob Moody, Co-pilot: Capt Bill Nugent, Bombardier: Dan Simpson, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Don...

Associated Place

  • Framlingham

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...

  • Gorleston on Sea, Norfolk

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Born Huntington Beach, California, USA 1911
Killed in Action (KIA) English Channel 29 June 1944
Buried

Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten
Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 March 2015 21:54:18 usxpat Changes to biography and place associations
Sources

American Battle Monuments Commission

Date Contributor Update
22 March 2015 21:46:24 usxpat Changes to events
Sources

WWII Army Enlistment Records

Date Contributor Update
22 March 2015 17:52:39 usxpat Changes to surname, middlename, suffix, service number, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 56301504

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:14:55 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 15236 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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