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William J Kipp

Military

Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-17 42-97086 'American Maid. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 332nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97086 American Maid

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 25/1/44; Hunter 22/2/44; Grenier 8/3/44; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM-K] transferred 333BS (TS- ) Rougham 13/3/44; Missing in Action Poznan 11/4/44 with Ben Totushek, Navigator: Harvey Durant, Bombardier: Bill Kipp, Flight engineer/top...

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Killed in Action (KIA) Denmark 11 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4008 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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