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Jennings A Ball

Military

Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-17 #4230649. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 327th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30649

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 5/7/43; Kearney 26/7/43; Topeka 14/8/43; Assigned 327BS/92BG [UX-X] Alconbury 31/8/43; Podington 11/9/43; Missing in Action Sorau 11/4/44 with John Harris, Co-pilot: Milton Wilson, Navigator: Jim Goodner, Bombardier: Chas Pettibone,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Mars Hill, North Carolina, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 11 April 1944
Died 11 April 1944

Revisions

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

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3668 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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