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William H Abington

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 486th Bomb Group

    486th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 486th Bomb Group flew both B-24s and B-17s, swapping from the former aircraft to the latter in late July 1944 after 49 missions. In total the Group flew 292 missions during the war and remarkably the 834th Bomb Squadron lost no aircraft or...

  • 832nd Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Childress, Texas 6 September 1921
Died 4 January 2014
Buried Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Texas

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Austin American Statesman, newspaper / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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