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James W Abell

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at Lostau in B-24 #4250481

Service

Units served with

  • 467th Bomb Group

    467th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 467th Bomb Group, or the "Rackheath Aggies" as they came to be known, flew B-24 Liberators on missions from April 1944. Its air crews became known for their accuracy and the Group had the best overall standing for accuracy within the Eighth Air...

  • 788th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Greencastle, Indiana, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 16 August 1944
Died 16 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:14:57 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8423 / MACR 8423 & Watts book p 142 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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