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John E Kaiser Jr

Military

Shot down on 31-Mar-1945 near Altenburg in B-17 #446470; Prisoner of War (POW) and liberated on 14 April 1945.

Service

Units served with

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 349th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Katy, Texas

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:55 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 13714

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