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Garland A Montague

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed at Brodowin on 9/12/44 in B-17 Methuselah #42102969. Prisoner of War (POW) at Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang Prussia 54-12.

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Group
    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102969

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 24/4/44; Kearney 6/5/44; Grenier 24/5/44; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-X] Thurleigh 5/6/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/9/44 with Earl Barr, Co-pilot: Bob Reid, Bombardier: Garland Montague, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Hector Chavez...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Newark, New Jersey, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 12 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:34 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

306th BG Association Directory, 1 September 1999 Edition   MACR 8836, First Over Germany pg. 276, Combat Crews pg. 109, / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8836 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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