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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, 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 Citations, the...

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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