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352nd Bomb Squadron

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  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...

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  • Simon Abcouwer

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Awards: AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Charles Abramson

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Steyr, Austria in B-17 42-31437 24-Feb-44; enemy aircraft, crashed Enns, Austria; Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 2636. Awards: AM (2OLC), POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Allen Ahre

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Albright

    Military | Technical Sergeant | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Awards: AM(OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • August Altese

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Awards: AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Hubert Altman

    Military | Corporal | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Oscar Ambrose

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 303BG, 15AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Brux in B-17 44-6351 4-Mar-45; flak, crashed Waidhofen, Austria; Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 12903 Awards: AM, PH.

  • Alfred Barilotti

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Steyr, Austria in B-17 42-31437 24-Feb-44; enemy aircraft, crashed Enns, Austria; Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 2636. Awards: AM, POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Edward Barsditis

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-pilot | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Steyr, Austria in B-17 42-31437 24-Feb-44; enemy aircraft, crashed Enns, Austria; Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 2636. Awards: AM (3OLC), POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • William Bedzyk

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 301st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 352BS, 303BG, 15AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Brux in B-17 44-6351 4-Mar-45; flak, crashed Waidhofen, Austria; Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 12903 Awards: AM, PH.

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Aircraft

  • 41-24352 Holey Joe

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Chelveston 7/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; crash landed Mateur 9/5/43 40m with George Peabody; flak damage 6/11/43; Returned to the USA 22/10/43; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 31/10/45....

  • 41-24397 Phyllis

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Westover 8/7/42; Chelveston 9/8/42; detailed mission to Meaulte, Fr 2/10/42; crash landed RAF Gatwick 2/10/42 with 1Lt. Charles W. Paine, Jr. Co-pilot: 1Lt Robert H. Long, Navigator: 2Lt John A. Thomson, Bombardier: 2Lt Stanley A....

  • 41-24418 'Mickey Finn' 'Special Delivery II'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Westover 12/7/42; Chelveston 9/8/42; flew group's first mission 5/9/42; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; as MICKEY FINN 11m; transferred 32BS and renamed SPECIAL DELIVERY II total 79m; Returned to the USA Rapid City 398BG (training) 10/11/43;...

  • 42-31437

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/11/43; Assigned 352BS, 301BG, 15AF Cerignola 7/12/43; Lucera 1/2/44; Missing in Action 31m Steyr, Austria 24/2/44 with Charles E Abramson, Edward Barsditis, Meyer Markowitz, Roland Parker, Alfred Barilotti, Alex Ciegler, Richard...

  • 42-5397

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 2/12/42; New Castle 15/12/42; Assigned 352BS/301BG Biskra 9/1/43; Ain M'Lila 17/1/43; St Donat 6/3/43; Oudna 6/8/43; 61 missions ...

  • 42-97918

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 4/4/44; Hunter 20/6/44; Dow Fd 30/6/44; Assigned 352BS/301BG Lucera 9/7/44; Missing in Action Vienna 12/3/45 with Atlee Gulley, Guiseppi Orsini, Adam P Salkind, Gilbert E Johnson, Charles H Sparks, Collins J Stackhouse Jr, Conan N Smith...

  • 44-6178

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 24/5/44; Hunter 13/6/44; Dow Fd 24/6/44; Assigned 352BS/301BG Lucera 3/7/44; Missing in Action Regensburg 13/3/45 with Jim Berry, Co-pilot: Morgan Blodgett, Navigator: Charlton Cox, Bombardier: Phil Kutchinsky, Flight engineer/top...

  • 44-6351

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 12/7/44; Presque Is 26/7/44; Assigned 352BS/301BG Lucera 6/8/44; Missing in Action Brux 4/3/45 with Bill Bedzyk, Kerr, Lauritzen, Wangness, West, Pedgett, Bennett, Ambrose, Gower, Black; flak, crashed Waidhofen; Missing Air Crew Report...

  • 41-17982

    B-26 Marauder
    B-26B 41-27982 was shot down by AA fire on 17-May-1943 while on a mission to bomb a power station at Ilmuiden, Holland. The aircraft crashed into the sand dunes at Rozenburg, Holland. 3KIA, 3POW. MACR 15539.

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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