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Herbert W Smith

Military

Credited with 3 missions. B-17G #43-37735 'My Gal Ellen'.

Service

Units served with

  • 487th Bomb Group

    487th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 487th Bomb Group began operations as preparations for D-Day were reaching their crescendo and played their part by bombing airfields in northern France. Like the 486th Bomb Group, the 487th switched to B-17 Flying Fortress for missions from 1...

  • 837th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Flint, Michigan 9 November 1924

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:58 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit History/family member / http://www.487thbg.org/Photos/SmithCrew.shtml

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