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Fernand Robinson DuHadway

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People

  • Clarence Aaberg

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 447th Bomb Group
    Clarence Aaberg was Killed on Mission (KOM) on 25 Feb 1944 while flying as the pilot of B-17G-15-DL 42-37855 "Rosemary III" flown by 2nd Lt Clarence A Aaberg, on his third mission, and his crew of 711st BS, lost #3 engine went out 10 minutes after...

  • Ellis Colvin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 447th Bomb Group
    Bailed out before B-17G #42-37855 'Mr Terrific' crashed N of Tonbridge, Kent upon returning from the target of Regensburg, GR on 25 Feb 1944. RTD.

  • Irving Danzig

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 447th Bomb Group
    Bailed out before B-17G #42-37855 'Mr Terrific' crashed N of Tonbridge, Kent upon returning from the target of Regensburg, GR on 25 Feb 1944. RTD.

  • Gilbert Foster

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 447th Bomb Group
    Bailed out before B-17G #42-37855 'Mr Terrific' crashed N of Tonbridge, Kent upon returning from the target of Regensburg, GR on 25 Feb 1944. RTD.

  • Thomas Moriarty

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 447th Bomb Group
    Flew first mission 4 Feb 1944. 30 missions on 2 June 1944. Flew in 'Journey's End' and 'Mr Terrific'. Bailed out before B-17G #42-37855 'Mr Terrific' crashed N of Tonbridge, Kent upon returning from the target of Regensburg, GR on 25 Feb 1944. RTD.

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Units served with

  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 447th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses on strategic bombardment missions out of Rattlesden, Suffolk. With their first mission coming on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1943, their main focus was hitting sites that would weaken enemy forces...

Associated Place

  • Rattlesden

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force in 1942, Rattlesden had three concrete runways, 50 hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. Intended to be a twin-engine B-26 bomber base, it was originally a satellite for nearby Rougham, and first occupied from...

Events

Event Location Date
6 April 1924
Ecorse, MI, USA 1943
1943
Dearborn, MI, USA 8 September 2013
11 September 2013

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2015 13:04:24 Deemax Changes to events
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=duhadway&GSbyrel=a...

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 20:30:55 duhadway Changes to role
Sources

Fernand DuHadway military records

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 20:29:42 duhadway Changes to highest rank, person associations and place associations
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Fernand DuHadway notes

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 20:26:35 duhadway Changes to middlename, firstname, nickname and awards
Sources

Source: Renee DuHadway Cords

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:35 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit History Roster, Enlisted Men, as of 01 August 1945

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