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Jimmie K Adkins

Military

B-24H #41-29329 'Fritzi' broke up in mid-air after being hit by flak and crashed SW of Warendorf/Westfallen, GR on 23 Mar 1944. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 752nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Hoisington, Kansas, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 23 March 1944
Died 23 March 1944
Buried Kansas

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3556 / MACR 3556, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces & page 192 & Page 272 of the book LIBERAORS OVER NORWICH by Mackay, Bailry & Scorza, 2010, D790G4582010 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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