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Clinton A Davison

Military

Shot down 27 May 1944 in B-17 #4297295. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 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...

  • 571st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97295

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 16/2/44; Rapid City 4/3/44; Dow Fd 28/4/44; Assigned 398BG Nuthampstead 3/5/44; no ops, transferred 571BS/390BG [FC-F] Framlingham 29/4/44; Missing in Action Karlsruhe (4m) 27/5/44 with John Schoenig, Co-pilot: Mel Van Houten,...

Missions

  • 373

    27 May 1944

Events

Event Location Date
Born Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 27 May 1944
Died 27 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 November 2014 17:09:07 jmchristel Changes to service number, awards, unit associations and mission associations
Sources

MACR for B-17G #42-97295

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:31 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5255 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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