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William W Isenhour

Military

Shot down 22 May 1944 in B-17 #42-37870 'Palma II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

Units served with

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 364th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-37870 Palma II

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 25/9/43; Gr Island 16/10/43; Assigned 447BG Rattlesden 2/11/43; transferred 333BS/94BG [TS-R] Rougham 3/11/43; then transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-F] Chelveston 23/11/43; Missing in Action Kiel 22/5/44 with Bob Rippstein, Navigator: Bill...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Claremont, North Carolina, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 22 May 1944
Died 22 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 March 2020 17:56:01 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4950 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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