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Garry Davis

Military

INT Damaged by flak and landed in Sweden on 8/25/44 in B-17 Calamity Jane #4297121

Service

Units served with

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group's 327th Bomb Squadron was the only Eighth Air Force squadron to fly YB-40s in combat. YB-40s were B-17s modified to fly as a heavily armed escort for other bombers. They were flown on missions between May and June 1943. Between May 1943...

  • 326th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97121

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 29/1/44; Alexandra 12/2/44; Grenier 6/4/44; Assigned 326BS/92BG [JW-G] Podington 25/4/44; Missing in Action Peenemunde 25/8/44 with Ainer Lindstrom, Co-pilot: Garry Davis, Navigator: Francis McGeary, Bombardier: Milt Rosenkrantz,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Interned (INT) Germany 25 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:35 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8276 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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