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William M Anderson

Military

Shot down by fighters after bombs away and exploded and crashed SW of thetarget of Brunsick on 20 Feb 1944 in B-24J #42-100352. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 565th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Two Harbors, Minnesota
Died 20 February 1944
Buried Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, The Netherlands, D-10-12

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:30 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2435, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces

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