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Andrew J Claytor

Military

Clayton, A. Crew, Evaded EE 1021

Service

Units served with

  • 381st Bomb Group

    381st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 381st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Ridgewell, Essex between June 1943 and April 1945. The Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit Citations, the first for bombing shipyards at Bremen, whilst under heavy attack, on 8 October 1943 and...

  • 535th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-3511

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 15/7/43; Grenier 18/8/43; Assigned 812BS/482BG [MI-K] Alconbury withy H2S 20/8/43; transferred 535BS/381BG [MS-N] Ridgewell 22/4/44; Missing in Action 1m Metz 25/4/44 with Andy Claytor, Co-pilot: Roy Rice, Bombardier: Chas Middleton,...

Missions

  • 317A

    25 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 January 2021 08:58:04 vppelt68 Changes to aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Ron MacKay, Ridgewell´s Flying Fortresses (Schiffer publ.)

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.381st.org/UnitHistory/Data/Roster.aspx

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