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Donald R Denmead


B-17 #4230872 'Ole Puss' collided with another aircraft on 16 December 1943. Plane crashed into North Sea. Killed in Action (KIA). H

PH/Air Medal w 3/Oak Leaf Cluster/DFC


Units served with


  • 42-30872 Ole Puss

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 11/8/43; Gr Isle 31/8/43; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-R] Snetterton 9/9/43; Missing in Action Bremen 16/12/43 with Lew Kerrick, Co-pilot: George Bleyle, Navigator: Lloyd Thompson, Bombardier: Floyd Eakman, Flight engineer/top turret...


Event Location Date
Born Netcong, New Jersey, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Hollland 16 December 1943
Died 16 December 1943


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:40 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1565 / MACR 1565; Snetterton Falcons pg 88 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database