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Melvin R Jackson

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

Aircraft

  • 42-30709

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 15/7/43; Gore 16/7/43; Gr Isle 24/7/43; Walla Walla 1/8/43; Scott 11/8/43; Presque 16/8/43; Assigned 388BG Knettishall 20/8/43; transferred 339BS/96BG [QJ-P] Snetterton 21/8/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Coles Goodner...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Los Angeles, California, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 14 October 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:03 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 836 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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