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Louis H Abbott

Military

Completed 31 missions was hit over Leipzig on 20 July 1944. crash landed in Holland. Evaded with underground in Brussels, Belgium until 9 Sept 1944

Service

Units served with

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 418th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Ashbury Park, New Jersey 14 December 1920

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / self

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