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William J Acton

Military

Shot down 8 May 1944 in B-24 #4252169 'Lucky Penny. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

Units served with

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    Group
    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

  • 734th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Winkleman, Arizona, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 8 May 1944
Died 8 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4594 / MACR 4594, The Liberator Men of Old Buc / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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