The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
Assigned Sept 1944. Shot down 30 November 1944 in B-17 #448109. POW.
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Dallas 16/6/44; Langley 19/7/44; Grenier 9/8/44; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-R] Snetterton 11/8/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 30/11/44 with Floyd Whaley, Co-pilot: Tom Accardi, Navigator: Bill Senn, Radio Operator: Jack Schimpf, Lt Giles...
|Born||Lyndhurst, New Jersey, USA|
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Germany||30 November 1944|
|27 September 2014 18:25:52||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 10832 / MACR 10832; Snetterton Falcons, pg 194, 210 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database