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Marvin A Abrams

Military

Shot down in flames after fighter attacks and crashed near Einbeck, GR on a mission to Brunswick on 20 Feb 1944 in B-24H #42-7569 'Sky Wolf'. Killed in Action (KIA).

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...

  • 701st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Henryetta, Oklahoma 28 January 1923
Enlisted Milwaukee, Wisconsin 28 October 1942
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 20 February 1944
Died 20 February 1944
Buried Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial

Plot B, Row 38, Grave 18.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 May 2020 13:55:52 Andycole0 Changes to biography, awards and events
Sources

American Battle Monument's Commission www.abmc.gov
National Archives and Records Administration.
Ancestry.com

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

ABMC, MACR 2439 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2439 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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