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Olen H Abernathy

Military

GC/ DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ EAME w/2 bronze stars

Service

Units served with

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Lincolnton, North Carolina 13 November 1920
Died 4 February 1996
Buried Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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

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