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Jefferson D Dickson Jr


Collided with E/A 14 July 1943 in B-17 #423331 'Salty's Naturals. ' Killed in Action (KIA).



  • Francis Santangelo

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 94th Bomb Group
    Killed in action when his B-17 (Serial Number 42-3331) "Salty's Naturals" crashed near Evreux after colliding with an enemy FW 190 on a mission to Le Bourget on 14 July 1943. ...

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Units served with

  • 4th Combat Bomb Wing
  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 331st Bomb Squadron


  • 42-3331 Naturals, Salty's Naturals

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 11/5/43; Dow Fd 2/6/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG [QE-Z] Earls Colne 5/6/43; Rougham 13/6/43 as "NATURALS"; Missing on mission to Le Bourget, France 14/7/43 with Ed Purdy, Carroll Harris, Navigator: Chas Lichtenberger, Bombardier: Ed Jones,...


Event Location Date
Killed in Action (KIA) France 14 July 1943
Died 14 July 1943


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:08 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 116 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database