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Headquarters (313rd Troop Carrier Group)

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Based Folkingham

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  • Irving Feibus

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Having lost both engines force landed. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 5657 Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Joseph Marek

    Military | Sergeant | Radar operator
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Force landed with two engines out. Suffered broken leg in landing. Captured and cleared to aid station. Released by US troops eight...

  • Stephen Oleksak

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-pilot
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Force landed both engines out. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 5657 Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • John Peck

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio operator
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Force landed both engines out. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 5657 Awards: AM, POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Smith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Crew chief
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Force landed with two engines out. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 5657 ...

  • Edgar Stovall

    Military | Major | Pilot
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 313TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) troop re-supply mission to Cherbourg peninsula 7-Jun-44; Crossing coast into France hit by flak in port engine, carried onto DZ, dropping supplies, coming off the DZ, hit in starboard engine...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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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