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Headquarters (452nd Bomb Group)

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  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Deopham Green

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People

  • James Blount

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | 452nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 October 1944.

  • Robert Gilg

    Military | Captain | Bombardier | 452nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 DFC/ AM

  • David Lewis

    Military | Captain | Navigator | 452nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #4238119. DFC/ AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster

  • Carl Liles

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Co-Pilot | 482nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 3 September 1944 in AC #42-38119. Crashed off Channel Islands Missing Air Crew Report #8609. Hit by Flak over Guernsey Island, #2 engine flames, Lost altitude, #2 engine fell, #3 prop feathered. Ditched with no explosion. No...

  • Italo Luisi

    Military | 452nd Bomb Group

  • Raymond Michaelis

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | In charge of Intelligence Headquarters | 452nd Bomb Group

  • Joseph Mooney

    Military | 452nd Bomb Group

  • David Robinson

    Military | 452nd Bomb Group

  • Harold Schaefer

    Military | 452nd Bomb Group

  • George Serbousek

    Military | 452nd Bomb Group

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Date Contributor Update
17 May 2015 19:50:21 Pete Changes to media associations
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452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
17 May 2015 19:48:22 Pete Changes to type and aircraft types
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452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / 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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