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Roy D Leavitt

Military

Service

People

  • Clifford Ackerman

    Military | Major | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    Flew on Kassel mission on 27 September 1944. WIA

  • Maurice Casey

    Military | Major | Squadron Commander | 445th Bomb Group

  • Donald Dahl

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 389th Bomb Group
    flew on Ploesti raid of 1 Aug 43

  • Howard Hinchman

    Military | First Lieutenant | 389th Bomb Group

  • Charles Honaker

    Military | Captain | Assistant Squadron Operations Officer | 445th Bomb Group

  • Lloyd Martin

    Military | Major | Commanding Officer | 445th Bomb Group

  • Billy Stephan

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot | 445th Bomb Group
    flew 24 missions, some as lead pilot, also flew after war was over, taking people over Germany to see the damage Remained in service after the war. ETO ribbon w 4 stars; Air Medal w 3/Oak Leaf Cluster;

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...

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Kansas City, Missouri

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 March 2020 10:29:48 general ira snapsorter Changes to events and unit associations
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389th BG Roster / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

Date Contributor Update
07 March 2019 05:55:23 RLeavitt Changes to person associations
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The History of 445th Bombardment Group by Rudolph J. Birsic

Date Contributor Update
07 March 2019 05:25:49 RLeavitt Changes to person associations
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letters of recommendation

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07 March 2019 04:01:53 RLeavitt Changes to service number
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airman certification

Date Contributor Update
07 March 2019 03:59:43 RLeavitt Changes to person associations
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signed flight logs

Date Contributor Update
02 March 2019 05:29:59 RLeavitt Changes to service number, role, person associations and unit associations
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Date Contributor Update
02 March 2019 05:28:48 RLeavitt Changes to unit associations
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son

Date Contributor Update
02 March 2019 05:24:40 RLeavitt Changes to service number and role
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son

Date Contributor Update
02 March 2019 05:09:20 RLeavitt Changes to highest rank
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son

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:34 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic & Page 328 in the book SECOND AIR DIVISION by Turner Publishing Company, 1998 edition, D790.A2S45 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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