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Fred G Rowe

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Sergeant Fred Grant Rowe served in Crew #57 in a B-24H Liberator as a right waist gunner. One of the aircraft he flew was B-24 Liberator "Lady from Bristol". He was honorably discharged in 1943 after flying 31 missions with his crew and pilot Colonel Hammer.

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  • 42-52100 Lady From Bristol

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 "Lady From Bristol" # 42-52100 was assigned to the 448th Bomb Group / 714th Bomb Squadron. It had been flown from the United States to England with crew # 57 of Pilot Elmer H. Hammer Jr; Co-Pilot Morgan Goodpasture (KIA on #42-7606 of 448BG/714BS-...

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  • Seething

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Seething had three concrete runways, 51 hardstandings of both loop and 'frying-pan’ types, and two T2 hangars, one on each side of the airfield. It was home to the 448th Bomb Group, equipped with...

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25 April 2018 09:10:33 Lucy May Changes to biography
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Geary Rowe: https://www.americanairmuseum.com/user/38425

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25 April 2018 09:07:33 Lucy May Changes to role and biography
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Brought in sources from duplicate record:
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://8thairforce.com/44thbg/search/perlastname.asp

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Page 392 in the book 2ND AIR DIVISION by Turner Publishing Company, 1998 edition (D790.A2S45)

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25 April 2018 05:30:30 Geary Rowe Changes to media associations
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Geary Rowe

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25 April 2018 05:29:49 Geary Rowe Changes to person associations
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Geary Rowe

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25 April 2018 05:05:35 Geary Rowe Changes to role
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Son, Geary Rowe

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25 April 2018 05:01:59 Geary Rowe Changes to suffix and nickname
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Son, Geary Rowe

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25 April 2018 04:57:39 Geary Rowe Changes to highest rank, role, person associations, unit associations and aircraft associations
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Son, Geary Rowe

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25 April 2018 04:47:56 Geary Rowe Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix and nationality
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