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Cleo C Struble

Military

Shot down 27 September 1943 in B-17 42-30624. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 322nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30624 Queen Bee

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Amarillo 1/7/43; Cheyenne 26/7/43; Dyersburg 7/8/43; Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-Q] Bassingbourn 23/9/43; Missing in Action Emden 27/9/43 with Cleo Struble, Co-pilot: Bob Schweitzer, Navigator: Dave Leedied in hospital 4/10/43, Bombardier: Norman...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Turin, Iowa, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 27 September 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 669 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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