The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
Shot down 13 December 1943 in B-17 #42-3261 'Short Stride', Prisoner of War (POW).
Also in 388th BG/563rd BS
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Denver 16/4/43; Bangor 22/5/43; Assigned 413BS/96BG [MZ-Q] Grafton Underwood 18/4/43; Andrews Fd 13/5/43; Snetterton 12/6/43; Missing in Action Hamburg 13/12/43 with George Parker, Co-pilot: Rosaire Bilodeau, Bombardier: Graham Ladd (3 Killed...
|Born||Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA|
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Germany||13 December 1943|
|26 April 2020 19:07:52||jmoore43||Changes to biography|
Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.
|27 September 2014 18:15:23||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1655 / MACR 1655; Snetterton Falcons pg 60 & 88;