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Cormeilles-en-Vexin, France

Military site : airfield

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Service

Units

People

  • Robert Ahern

    Military | bomber (flight engineer and top turret gunner) | 344th Bomb Group

  • William Andrews

    Military | Captain | bomber pilot | 344th Bomb Group

  • Ballard Bentley

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Flight Engineer, Top Turret Gunner | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Kenneth Bowdish

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Harl

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • J Herndon

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Gunner | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Harry Morris

    Military | 344th Bomb Group
    Harry Morris was stationed in England with the 497th Bomb Squadron of the 344th Bomb Group as a mechanic working on the B-26's. According to his discharge papers, he left the US on 2 Feb 1944, and arrived in Scotland on 8 Feb 1944. ...

  • John Sheehan

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-pilot | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Frederick Storey

    Military | First Lieutenant | Gee Operator | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • W Williamson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 344th Bomb Group
    Shot down 23 February 1945 in B-26 #43-34565. Killed in Action (KIA).

Aircraft

  • 43-34565 Gratis Gladys

    B-26 Marauder
    On 23 February 1945, B-26 43-34565 was shot down by anti-aircraft fire over Erkeland, Germany. All eight crew killed. MACR 12649.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 February 2018 16:46:56 Lucy May Changes to number
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Date Contributor Update
02 April 2015 12:24:03 rossingtonj Created entry with name, latitude, longitude and media associations
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