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Charles N Abbott

Military

Shot down 28 May 1944 in B-17 #4232089. Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 570th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-32089

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/1/44; Gr Island 11/2/44; Presque Is 21/2/44; Assigned 570BS/390BG [DI-W] Framlingham 22/2/44; Missing in Action Magdeburg (26m) 28/5/44 with Adolph Mathias, Co-pilot: Henry Gerards, Navigator: Joe Freyland, Bombardier: Quinton...

Missions

  • 376

    28 May 1944

Events

Event Location Date
Born Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 28 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5257 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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