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John R Abernathy

Military

35 missions

Service

Units served with

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allied...

  • 603rd Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Died 22 June 2005

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

8th AF News, September 2000 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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