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John H Grob

Military

Shot down by flak and crashed at Techin on 6/21/44 in B-17 'Mairzy Doats' #42107002 Prisoner of War (POW)

Service

Units served with

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 358th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-107002

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 23/1/44; Kearney 16/2/44; Assigned 358BS/303BG [VK-A] Molesworth 24/3/44; Missing in Action (42m) Berlin 21/6/44 with Tom Morningstar{Wounded in Action}, Co-pilot: Fred Patterson, Navigator: Dick Kinder, Bombardier: Bernie Dooley,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 21 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6538 / MACR 6538, Roster / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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