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Headquarters Squadron (489th Bomb Group)

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  • John Dashiell

    Military | Lieutenant | Supply | 489th Bomb Group

  • Charles Dorshkind

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 489th Bomb Group

  • Ezekiel Napier

    Military | Brigadier General | Commanding Officer | 489th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 489BG, 8AF USAAF. Group commander. Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, American campaign, EAME.

  • Leon Vance

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot; Group Commanding Officer | 489th Bomb Group
    On 5 June 1944, Col. Vance was the command pilot on the 44th BG's B-24' Missori Sue' for this his second mission in the ETO. The plane was severly damaged by flak, Vance's right foot was shot off, but he was so intent on getting the rest of the crew...

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:46 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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