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Clyde W Murray


Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed into channel in B-17 #42102961


Units served with

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

  • 526th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-102961

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 22/4/44; Kearney 7/5/44; Dow Fd 6/6/44; Assigned 526BS/379BG [LF-T] Kimbolton 28/6/44; Missing in Action French Noball site 17/7/44 with Steve Barish, Co-pilot: Wainwright Twing, Navigator: Art Connors, Bombardier: Joaquin Ponce,...


Event Location Date
Born Woodbury, New Jersey, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) France 17 July 1944
Died 17 July 1944


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:36 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7839 / MACR 7839; 379th Bombardment Group Anthology, pg 314 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database