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Sam Alewitz


He reported to the ETO on 03 Feb 1945. He flew on Leonard Smith crew. He completed 25 missions from 22 Feb 1945 to 17 Apr 1945. Departed the ETO on 25 Sept. 1945. He served in Hawaii from 20 Dec 1943 to 29 Mar 1944.

AM 5OLC, American Service Medal, EAME, GC, WWII VM, Asiatic Pacific Service Medal,


Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron


Event Location Date
Born New York, NY, USA 11 March 1918


Date Contributor Update
13 October 2014 10:18:43 Emily Changes to service number, highest rank, role, biography and events

Data Update, National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, 15 September 2014

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:53 AAM AAM ingest

306th BG Association Directory, 1 September 1999 Edition / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia