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Richard V Owens

Military

Mid air collision and crashed at Odense in B-24 #4295144 Killed in Action (KIA)

Service

Units served with

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 565th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 20 June 1944
Died 20 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:47 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5923 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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