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Frank Martin

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Service

People

  • Roy Gieland

    Military | Pilot

  • Horace Turner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier; Navigator | 95th Bomb Group
    WIA by flak hitting him in left hip/leg on 24 Dec 1944 in B-17G #42-97257 'Knock-out Baby'. ...

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-97257 'Knock-Out Baby!'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 11/2/44; Dalhart 3/3/44; Grenier 26/3/44; Assigned 412BS/95BG [QW-L] Horham 28/3/44; with Horace O. Turner, 24/4/44, Bombardier/Navigator [wia]; with J.C. Bertram 11/7/44, Waist gunner: Ray Carpenter [wia]; with T.G. Bek 24/12/44,...

Associated Place

  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

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Date Contributor Update
09 March 2016 15:20:19 aquaflow1 Created entry with surname, firstname, role, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

Added by Karen Turner, Daughter of crew member, Horace Turner.

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