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William C Foushee

Military

Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 41-29423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

People

  • Paul Charbonneau

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer - Top Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • David Fike

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Robert Fountain

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • William Jackson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Edward Kern

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 41-29423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Robert Martinson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 41-29423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Robert Ott

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #4129423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Robert Simpson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 41-29423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Prisoner of War (POW) POW

  • Monte Sullivan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 41-29423 'The Fan Dancer. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron
  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Kansas, USA 1917
Lived in Newton, Kansas 1942

218 West Ninth Street

KIA near Steinhuder Meer, 31515 Wunstorf, Germany 11 April 1944

Shot down on his fourth combat mission by German fighters

Buried Jefferson Barracks, Lemay Township, MO 63125, USA 1949

efferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: SECTION 84 SITE 21-23

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 May 2018 04:41:36 Kirwin Changes to media associations
Sources

Foushee

Date Contributor Update
22 February 2018 01:17:41 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
22 March 2017 16:17:10 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography, events and unit associations
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- MACR 3797 ;
- Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database;
- 466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
25 July 2016 17:34:30 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Foushee&GSfn=Willi...
Attlebridge Arsenal - page 97

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:46 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3797

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