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Kenneth E Brooks

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). Shot down 13 May 1943 in B-17 #4229647.

Purple Heart, Air Medal

Brooks, Kenneth E., SSGT, 365th Bomb Squadron, 305th Bomb Group, downed 5/13/43 over Amiens, France (Torrance, CA)

Service

Units served with

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born California
Died 13 May 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 November 2015 15:38:10 Lucyd Changes to events
Sources

https://www.abmc.gov/node/544285#.VlXVvb9c_tE

Date Contributor Update
10 August 2015 01:06:26 WW2 Researcher Bill Beigel Changes to biography
Sources

IDPF and/or crash report researched by Bill Beigel. IDPF donated to American Air Museum by Bill Beigel. For more information about this flyer, you may contact http://ww2research.com.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 15542, Losses of the 8th and 9th AFs Vol. I by Bishop and Hey p. 117, ABMC

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