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"Lady Jane" Memorial, Norwich

Crash site

Detailed history

On 24 November 1944, B24 42-95133, "Lady Jane," crashed while on a training mission, with the loss of 9 crew.

Connections

People

  • Arthur Akin

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Death Non Battle. Crashed on practice mission, was subbing for another Co-Pilot, plane name was 'Lady Jane', 42-95133.

  • Ralph Dooley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Died in the crash of the Lady Jane, B24 42-95133, on a training mission.

  • Paul Gorman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Died in the crash of the Lady Jane, B24 42-95133, on a training mission.

  • Johnnie Jones

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer | 458th Bomb Group
    Died non-battle on practice mission. B24 42-95133, Lady Jane.

  • Oscar Nelson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Died in the crash of the Lady Jane, B24 42-95133, on a training mission.

  • John Phillips

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer | 458th Bomb Group
    DNB. A/C B-24 (H) 42-95133, Lady Jane, returning from a Practice Mission and in the process of making an instrument landing approach to AAF Station 123. The A/C hit the steeple of St. Phillips Church on Hamm Road, damaging the right wing and right tail...

  • Don Quirk

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). A/C B-24 (H) 42-95133 returning from a Practice Mission and in the process of making an instrument landing approach to AAF Station 123. The A/C hit the steeple of St. Phillips Church on Hamm Road, damaging the right wing and...

  • Ralph Von Bergen

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    DNB. A/C B-24 (H) 42-95133 returning from a Practice Mission and in the process of making an instrument landing approach to AAF Station 123. The A/C hit the steeple of St. Phillips Church on Hamm Road, damaging the right wing and right tail assembly...

  • Paul Wadsworth

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group
    Died in the crash of the Lady Jane, B24 42-95133, on a training mission.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 April 2015 17:46:08 usxpat Changes to media associations
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Date Contributor Update
06 April 2015 16:03:58 usxpat Changes to history and person associations
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http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/

Date Contributor Update
06 April 2015 15:50:29 usxpat Created entry with name, latitude, longitude, history, person associations and media associations
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http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/

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