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42-95370

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 859th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Warren O'Brien

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner, Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klein Quenstedt on 7/7/44 in B-24 #42-50370, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Fred Spillman

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down by fighters and crashed at Klein Quenstedt on 7/7/44 in B-24 #4250370 POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 7 July 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 7235 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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