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Raymond George Carnahan

Military

Killed in mid air collision over base upon return from mission to Regenberg

Service

Units served with

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 706th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-51909

    B-24 Liberator
    Involved in a mid-air collision with 42-50790 on 11 April 1945, over Harleston/Redenhall. No survivors.

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born 27 May 1921
Enlisted 15 July 1943
Died Green Lane, Harleston, Norfolk IP20 9PS, UK 11 April 1944
Buried Elizabeth, PA, USA

Mount Vernon Cemetery
Elizabeth
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section I, Lot 1841, Grave 1

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 September 2019 09:55:10 usxpat Changes to middlename, biography and events
Sources

findagrave memorial 115354475

Date Contributor Update
09 September 2019 13:41:24 usxpat Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Correcting crew list; private document taken from website no longer available.

Date Contributor Update
15 April 2015 16:51:15 usxpat Changes to service number, events, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 115354475
http://www.usaafdata.com/

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

446th BG/ history / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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