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Thomas L Badger

Military

Shot down 15 September 1943 in B-17 #4230493. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-30493

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 10/6/43; Smoky Hill 11/7/43; Dow Fd 15/7/43; Assigned 94BG Rougham 18/7/43 DOUBLE DOO; transferred 339BS/96BG [QJ- ] Snetterton 8/43; Missing in Action Paris 15/9/43 with Cecil Reed, Co-pilot: Larry Carner, Navigator: Floyd Clay,...

Associated Place

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Alabama, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) France 15 September 1943
Died 15 September 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:03 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 727 / MACR 727; Snetterton Falcons, pg 59 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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