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Edward Abraham Abdallah

Military

Shot down by enemy aircraft on the 8th of March 1944.

Service

Units served with

  • 362nd Fighter Group

    362nd Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group trained in P-47s and moved to England in November 1943. Arriving earlier than many other Ninth Air Force fighter groups, the pilots main occupation was escort work for heavy bombers. The Group's first mission on 8 February 1944 was one...

  • 379th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Wormingford

    Military site : airfield
    Wormingford was a Royal Flying Corps/RAF anti-Zeppelin aircraft Landing Ground First World War, rebuilt for the Eighth Air Force 1942-43. It was a Ninth Air Force base from 1943-44, and home to the 362nd Fighter Group. Switching back to the Eighth Air...

  • Dulag Luft 12

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Prisoner of War 8 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 July 2017 08:55:19 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography and events
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- MACR 2734 ;
- Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database;
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

Date Contributor Update
12 July 2017 10:27:16 113337 Changes to events
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Abdallah&GSfn=Edw...

Date Contributor Update
12 July 2017 10:16:25 113337 Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/28738353?terms=edward%20abdallah
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Abdallah&GSfn=Edw...
http://www.ww2pow.info/index.php?page=directory&rec=38680
https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=1&cat=all&tf=...

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