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Earl W Alleman

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Soest on 9/26/44 in B-24 #4410500

Service

Units served with

  • 491st Bomb Group

    491st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 491st Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators in bombing missions over northern France and Germany from June 1944 until April 1945. Missions over Germany included bombing the headquarters of the German General Staff at Zossen. The Group was awarded a DUC...

  • 853rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • North Pickenham

    Military site : airfield
    Built comparatively late during 1943-44 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, North Pickenham was rather cramped as an airfield site so the main runway was shorter than typical. It had three concrete runways, 50 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2...

  • Stalag Luft IV

    Other location

Events

Event Location Date
Born Enhaut, Pennsylvania

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 November 2017 15:52:30 Lucy May Changes to middlename, service number and place associations
Sources

http://www.ww2pow.info/index.php?page=directory&rec=39544

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:54 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 9426`

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