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751st 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

Connections

People

  • Elmer Abel

    Military | Sergeant | 457th Bomb Group
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  • Darwood Adams

    Military | Corporal | 457th Bomb Group

  • Dean Adams

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 457th Bomb Group

  • John Addison

    Military | Master Sergeant | Ground Crew | 457th Bomb Group

  • Donald Allen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 457th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed at Annarode on 11/2/44 in B-17 'Paper Doll' #42106998

  • James Ambrose

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 457th Bomb Group
    Shot down 27 May 1944 in B-17 #4231594. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • A Andersen

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 457th Bomb Group

  • Donald Anderson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 457th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 28 September 1944 in B-17 'Gini' #4337518 AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Kenneth Anderson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 457th Bomb Group

  • Max Anderson

    Military | 457th Bomb Group

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Aircraft

  • 42-106998

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 21/1/44; Gr Island 29/1/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 28/2/44; transferred 751BS/457BG [V] Glatton 2/3/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 2/11/44 with Graeme Bow, Navigator: George McGee, Bombardier: Dick Hibschman, Ball turret gunner:...

  • 42-107026

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 1/2/44; Presque Is 21/2/44; Assigned 751BS/457BG [Y] Glatton 4/3/44; battle damaged Zeitz 30/11/44 with John White, (9POW?); force landed France; Missing Air Crew Report 11150. HAMTRAMACK MAMA.

  • 42-30731

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 20/7/43; Gore 21/7/43; Gr Isle 14/8/43; Assigned 388BG Knettishall 4/9/43; transferred with HSC radar scanner installed 813BS/482BG [PC-U] Alconbury 5/9/43, then 751BS/457BG Glatton; Missing in Action Liepzig 7/7/44 with Jack Owens, Co...

  • 42-31383

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 29/10/43; Denver 18/11/43; Kearney 16/12/43; Patterson 8/3/44; New Castle 26/4/44; Grenier 5/5/44; Assigned 751BS/457BG [F] Glatton 31/5/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/9/44 with Harry Selling (Prisoner of War); Co-pilot: Floyd French,...

  • 42-31505

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 16/11/43; Gt Falls 25/11/43; Denver 9/12/43; Wendover 11/12/43; Grenier 19/1/44; Assigned 751BS/457BG [D] Glatton 26/1/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 30/11/44 with Frechette, crew OK, except togg-Ward Price (Killed in Action); flak,...

  • 42-31520

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 16/11/43; Spokane 19/11/43; Gr Island 24/11/43; Wendover 12/12/43; Rapid City 10/4/44; Assigned 751BS/457BG [A] Glatton 26/1/44; Missing in Action Cologne 28/5/44 with Clyde Knipper, Co-pilot: Dick Bruha, Navigator: George Dardzinski,...

  • 42-31594

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; Wendover 9/12/43; Assigned 751BS/457BG [G] Glatton 25/1/44; Missing in Action Ludwigshafen 27/5/44 with Artie Whitlow, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Paul Isker (2 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Bob Cunningham, n/b-Dan...

  • 42-31630 PAKAWALUP

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 30/11/43; Wendover 8/12/43; Assigned 751BS/457BG [J] Glatton 29/1/44; battle damaged Nurnburg, on return crash landed Alconbury 19/2/45 with Richard Mack, Co-pilot: Don Schick, Navigator: John Nierengarden, Bombardier: Ralph Bell,...

  • 42-31656

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 20/12/43; Topeka 3/1/44; Oklahoma City 5/1/44; Kearney 17/1/43; Gr Island 22/1/44; Grenier 26/1/44; Assigned 751BS/457BG [R] Glatton 3/2/44; 749BS; Missing in Action Berlin 21/6/44 with Herschel Wilson, Navigator: Chester Perkins,...

  • 42-38056 Queen Bea

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/11/43; Wendover 11/12/43; Assigned 751BS/457BG [M] Glatton 7/4/44; after returning from mission 2/6/44 was parked and hit by 42-31620, Salvaged 22/6/44. QUEEN BEA. ...

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 16:50:43 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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