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750th Bomb Squadron

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  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

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Stations

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Based Glatton

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People

  • Phil Adrean

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 457th Bomb Group

  • Phillip Adrean

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 457th Bomb Group
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Sweden on 8/25/44 in B-17 #4298018

  • Charles Affletto

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 457th Bomb Group

  • John Aiken

    Military | Sergeant | Camera Repairman | 457th Bomb Group

  • K Alexander

    Military | 457th Bomb Group

  • George Allen

    Military | 457th Bomb Group

  • Roy Allen

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 457th Bomb Group
    Crashed At Combles 6/14/44 in B-17 42-97579

  • Edward Ambrose

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 457th Bomb Group

  • Lawrence Anderson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 457th Bomb Group

  • Raymond Anderson

    Military | Crew Chief | 457th Bomb Group

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Aircraft

  • 42-102464 'Whats Next ?'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 5/3/44; Kearney 5/4/44; with David Steele force landed base 16/4/44; Dow Fd 6/5/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG Glatton [G] 7/5/44; Missing in Action Le Bouget A/fd 14/6/44 with Chas Blackwell, Co-pilot: Theo Baskette, Radio Operator: Ed...

  • 42-107015

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/1/44; Presque Is 3/2/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [W] Glatton 3/3/44; Missing in Action Berlin 21/6/44 with Bob Krumm, Co-pilot: Leo Green, Navigator: Frank Vandevelde, Bombardier: Joe Hibbs, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bob...

  • 42-31595

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 27/11/43; Gt Falls 30/11/43; Wendover 9/12/43; Assigned 750BS/457BG Glatton 25/1/44; Missing in Action Berlin 6/3/44; with Gene Whelan, Co-pilot: Jim Cawley, Navigator: George McPeake, Bombardier: Bob Kuncl, Flight engineer/top...

  • 42-31596

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 27/11/43; Billings 29/11/43; Wendover 9/12/43; Assigned 750BS/457BG Glatton 26/12/44; Missing in Action Achmer 21/2/44 1st group loss with Llewellyn Bredeson, Co-pilot: George Barnes, Navigator: Bob Whitby, Bombardier: Sam Kalman,...

  • 42-31618

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/11/43; Rock Springs 8/12/43; Wendover 9/12/43; Grenier 20/1/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [D] Glatton 27/1/44; 748BS; Missing in Action Florennes 14/6/44 with Jim LaPaze, Bombardier: Chas Rogers, Radio Operator: Elmer Velicer, Ball...

  • 42-31620 Skunk Hollow

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 27/11/43; Wendover 11/12/43; Assigned 750BS/457BG [B] Glatton 26/1/44; on return from Hardelot 2/6/44 with Franklin Morrell, Co-pilot: Andrew Whiten, rest unknown (10 Returned to Duty) force landed no hydraulics, ran off runway...

  • 42-38060

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 29/11/43; Wendover 12/12/43; Grenier 2/1/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [K] Glatton 29/1/44; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 24/2/44 with Max Morrow, Co-pilot: Tom Davis, Bombardier: Bob Horn, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: George Lee,...

  • 42-38113 Rene III

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 16/12/43; Gr Island 29/12/43; Presque Is 21/1/44; Assigned 749BS/457BG [A] Glatton 23/1/44; then 750BS [R]; Missing in Action [105m] Rheine 21/3/44 with Craig Creason, Ralph Gray, Rudi Haumann, Tom Madigan, Blair Arsenault, Ralph...

  • 42-97070

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 24/1/44; Kearney 16/2/44; Presque Is 2/3/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [G] Glatton 15/3/44; Missing in Action Metz 25/4/44 with Capt Edward Bender, Bombardier: Edwin Fuller, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Jim Free, Ball turret gunner:...

  • 42-97535 "Jill"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 14/12/43; Kearney 28/12/43; Grenier 16/1/44; Assigned 384BG Grafton Underwood 10/2/44; transferred 750BS/457BG [R] Glatton 19/2/44; ...

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 16:50:50 rossingtonj Changes to type
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:51 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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