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42-95258

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1 Mar 42 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15 May 42. the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida, to continue advanced flight training and also to fly antisubmarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico. They...

  • 329th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Stanley Briggs

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #42-95258, Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Robert Dickerson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #4295258 POW

  • Roy Fulco

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War. Shot down at Magdeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 42-95258.

  • Jeremiah O'Conner

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #42-95258, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Orval Reeder

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #42-95258, Prisoner of War (POW). ...

  • Pietro Romano

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #4295258 POW

  • Wilmer Sanders

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #42-95258, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Schultz

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Edward Slocum

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War. Shot down at Magdeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 42-95258

Missions

  • 541

    11 August 1944

  • 545

    12 August 1944

  • 548

    13 August 1944
    We led the entire Division in a tactical mission. The target: Roads to Paris. Colonel McKnight flew Pilot; Lt Houser was Co-Pilot. Results of bombing A1.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 May 2015 20:35:44 OReedergranddaughter Changes to nicknames
Sources

Roger Freeman Collection

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8838 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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