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Theodore A Williams Jr

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 385th Bomb Group

    385th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 385th Bomb Group, who took the nickname "Van's Valiants" after their first Commanding Officer Col. Elliot Vandevanter, flew B-17s from Great Ashfield, Suffolk. The Group led the famous attack on the Focke-Wolfe aircraft factory at Marienburg on 9...

  • 548th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6527

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 30/8/44; Grenier 15/9/44; Assigned 305BG Chelveston 16/9/44; transferred 548BS/385BG [XA-L] Gt Ashfield 17/9/44; Missing in Action Neuburg, Ger 9/4/45 with Theo Williams, Harry McCallister, Whitney Crum, Jerome Mangen {togg}, Rudi...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Yonkers, New York, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 9 April 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 May 2020 01:02:34 jmoore43 Changes to surname, middlename and suffix
Sources

Fixed the name by moving "Jr" from the surname field to the suffix field and moving the last name from the middle name field to the surname field.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:40 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 13872 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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