The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-17 #42-97480, Prisoner of War (POW).
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 28/11/43; Kearney 11/12/43; Presque Is 19/12/43; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-B] Snetterton 23/12/43; Missing in Action Augsburg 13/4/44 with Oscar Brandau, Co-pilot: Frank Schott, Navigator: Bill Manievils, Bombardier: Ken Brown, Flight...
|Born||Odessa, Texas, USA|
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Germany||13 April 1944|
|11 May 2020 00:23:09||jmoore43||Changes to biography|
Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.
|27 September 2014 18:20:48||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3769 / MACR 3796; Snetterton Falcons, page 109 & 132 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database