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Joe A Dejarnette

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    Group
    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

  • 732nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-28629 Blondes Away

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 733BS, 453BG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 734, 453BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) mission 13-Apr-44. Last seen 12 miles past IP heading across lake near Friedrickshafen in direction of Switzerland. Oil leak on #4 engine and oxygen...

  • 42-52185

    B-24 Liberator

Events

Event Location Date
Born Fort Thomas, Kentucky, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 8 April 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 3926 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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