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Julio A Aguilar

Military

Shot down 30 December 1943 in B-24 #42-7508 'Liberty Belle', Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Guatemala City
Prisoner of War (POW) Tychowo, Poland 30 December 1943

Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow (formerly Heydekrug) Pomerania, Prussia (moved to Wobbelin Bei Ludwigslust) (To Usedom Bei Savenmunde) 54-16

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 July 2021 22:09:18 jmoore43 Changes to biography and awards
Sources

Copied the "Summary biography" and awards from a Duplicate person as part of a merge operation of dup people so the dup person can be deleted.

Date Contributor Update
02 July 2021 21:43:38 jmoore43 Changes to surname, service number, events and place associations
Sources

Added POW Camp info to the POW event and a S/N from WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added an association to Stalag Luft 4 per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Corrected the spelling of the surname per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:39 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / History of the 445th Bomb Group by Rudolph Birsic / MACR 4132 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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