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Ward M Sackal

Military

Shot down 31 December 1943 in B-24 #42-7605, Killed in Action (KIA).

AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

Service

Units served with

  • 392nd Bomb Group

    392nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 392nd Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Wendling, Norfolk from August 1943 until April 1945. They were the first Group allocated B-24H Liberators, the first B-24 series fitted with a nose turret on the production line. The adaptation increased...

  • 578th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Connecticut
Died 31 December 1943
Buried Rhone American Cemetery and Memorial

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 May 2020 22:22:47 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
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Added "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
07 May 2020 22:18:09 jmoore43 Changes to biography
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Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
04 September 2018 15:03:49 Emily Changes to events and media associations
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ABMC

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

ABMC, MACR 1676 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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