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Marshall W Adamson

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) shot down by flak and crashed near Vez on 6/27/44 in B-24 #4250344

Service

Units served with

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bomb Group was a B-24 Liberator Group that flew out of Seething, Norfolk. The Group flew their first mission on the 22nd December 1943 and over the next eighteen months the air crews flew 262 missions over occupied Europe. These bombing...

  • 714th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-50344 Skeeter

    B-24 Liberator
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Vez on 6/27/44

Associated Place

  • Seething

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Seething had three concrete runways, 51 hardstandings of both loop and 'frying-pan’ types, and two T2 hangars, one on each side of the airfield. It was home to the 448th Bomb Group, equipped with...

  • Stalag Luft IV

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Born Brookings, South Dakota

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 July 2017 09:26:40 Lucy May Changes to service number and place associations
Sources

http://www.ww2pow.info/index.php?page=directory&rec=39038

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6727

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