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Wiliam J Duggan

Military

Service

People

  • Charles Beck

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 100th Bomb Group
    15 MAR 45 ORANIENBURG (100THS Vice-President - Membership). CPT

  • Edwin Hogson

    Military | Corporal (5th Grade) | Waist Gunner | 100th Bomb Group

  • Sidney Johnson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 100th Bomb Group

  • Francis Manser

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 100th Bomb Group
    33 missions Flew on B-17 'Mason and Dixon' with the Sidney Johnson Crew. AM

  • Harry Mentes

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer | 100th Bomb Group
    15 MAR 45 ORANIENBURG. CPT

  • Chester Romanowski

    Military | Captain | Navigator | 100th Bomb Group
    CHICAGO, IL (ORIGINALLY ON SIDNEY JOHNSON CREW). FEH

  • William Weeks

    Military | Corporal (5th Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 100th Bomb Group

Units served with

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 351st Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Thorpe Abbotts

    Military site : airfield
    Home of the 'Bloody Hundredth’, a Bomb Group with a reputation for high casualty rates, Thorpe Abbotts was under USAAF control from June 1943 to the end of the war. Some of the airfield survives today, and the control tower houses the 100th Bomb Group...

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Date Contributor Update
14 October 2018 08:48:01 apollo11 Changes to person associations
Sources

Information gathered after visiting the 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

Date Contributor Update
14 October 2018 08:08:22 apollo11 Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Information gathered after visiting the 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

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