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Lawrence W Walker

Military

Prisoner of War. Shot down by flak and crashed at Grosselfingen on 21 July 1944 in B-24 'Lucky Buck' 42-110158

Service

Units served with

  • 491st Bomb Group

    491st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 491st Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators in bombing missions over northern France and Germany from June 1944 until April 1945. Missions over Germany included bombing the headquarters of the German General Staff at Zossen. The Group was awarded a DUC...

  • 855th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Charleston, IL 61920, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) France 21 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 February 2018 15:16:47 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography, events and unit associations
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia;
- MACR 7259

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

MACR 7259 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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