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713th Bomb Squadron

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  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bombardment Group was organized on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field, near Boise, Idaho. The initial training of the air crews took place in Florida. The entire group was assembled Wendover Field, Utah. Both air and...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Seething 25 November 1943 – 5 July 1945

Connections

People

  • Adolph Abraham

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 448th Bomb Group
    Lt. Adolph Tom Abraham 1943 ...

  • Ara Adams

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 448th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) near Kyrtz in B-24 'Trouble N Mind' #4295298

  • Robert Adams

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 448th Bomb Group
    Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29523 'Miss Happ', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Guion Allen

    Military | Private First Class | 448th Bomb Group

  • Ira Allen

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Crashed 1 April 1944 in B-24 #42110087. Evaded.

  • Daner Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 448th Bomb Group

  • Alden Anthony

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 448th Bomb Group
    Shot down by fighters on mission to Brunswick on 11 Jan 1944 in B-24H #42-52123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Thomas Apple

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot; Command Pilot | 448th Bomb Group
    Flew on B24 'Fascinating Lady' DFC and Air Medal

  • Raymond Arnold

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Shot down 20 April 1944 in B-24 #4272981 'Fascinating Lady. ' Prisoner of War (POW). Earlier 8 December 1943 AC B-24H#42-52135 crash landed at Wick, South Wales on ferry flight from Morroco. 14 RTD. POW

  • Warren Auch

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 448th Bomb Group

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 April 2017 16:41:37 banksgenealogy Changes to person associations
Sources

Kenneth Goodrich personal writing about the war.

Date Contributor Update
13 January 2015 16:00:49 rossingtonj Changes to type, insignia, aircraft types and stations
Sources

Seething Control Tower Museum: http://www.seethingtower.org/448-713th.php

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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