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Patrick Henry Cook

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) on mission to Brunswick, Germany

Service

Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 754th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Horsham St Faith

    Military site : airfield
    Horsham St Faith was an RAF Bomber Command Station opened in June 1940. It was home to Bristol Blenheim medium-bombers, and was for a time occupied by fighters, including those of No. 19 Squadron and No. 264 Squadron. From September 1942 the airfield...

  • Frettenham Village Hall

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Born West Virginia, USA 4 November 1910
Died Court Hill, Norwich, Norfolk NR12, UK 8 May 1944
Buried San Mateo County, CA, USA

Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section C Site 639

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 March 2015 13:06:42 usxpat Changes to middlename, events, place associations and media associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 43210265

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit history & Page 274 of the book LIBERAORS OVER NORWICH by Mackay, Bailry & Scorza, 2010, D790G4582010 & 458bg.com, Kingsley  crew, crew member list & picture included

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