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Ralph M Hayden

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Neustadt on 3 Feb 45 in B-17 #4297960

Service

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97960

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 16/4/44; Cheyenne 1/5/44; with ? force landed Mt 4/5/44; Hunter 14/5/44; Dow Fd 26/5/44; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-M] Grafton Underwood 3/6/44; Missing in Action Berlin 3/2/45 with Chas Molder, Hobart Treadway, Ernie Knowlton, Ralph...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Urbana, Ohio, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) 3 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 12153 / MACR 12153, http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=h... / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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