Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 491st Bomb Group
Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down 05-Jun-44 in B-24 #44-40243.
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...
Shot down by Flak right after dropping its bombs. Aircraft in flames partially evacuated before exploding in flight. 7 KIA. 3 POW. MACR 5633.
|Born||Auburn, Maine, USA|
|Killed in Action (KIA)||France||5 June 1944|
|Died||5 June 1944|