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Charles A Adams


Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #42-37720. Killed in Action (KIA).


Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-37720 "JACKIE ELLEN"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Long Beach 6/8/43; Denver 14/8/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-N] Thurleigh 18/9/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Doug White, Pilot: Emil Rasmussen, Co- Pilot: Carl Alexander, Navigator: George Toney, Bombardier/Toggler: Gus...


Event Location Date
Born Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 14 October 1943
Died 14 October 1943


Date Contributor Update
26 March 2020 02:42:05 jmoore43 Changes to biography

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

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:24 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 823 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database