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43-21724

A-20 Havoc

Service

Units

People

  • Robert Basnett

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier/Navigator | 416th Bomb Group
    Son of Thomas M. Basnett and Gladys M. Salas Basnett; husband of Lanola Basnett who was affectionately known as Puz. ...

  • Alwin Burns

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier/Navigator | 416th Bomb Group

  • Franklin Chvatal

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Hilary Cole

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group
    Born to John and Mary Cole on May 5, 1920, Hilary was raised on the family farm near Tyndall, South Dakota, with strong Irish and Czechoslovakian influences. He was the sixth of seven sons. ...

  • Francis De Mand

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Clyde Middleton

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Reuben Troyer

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner

  • Richard Wheeler

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Aldenhoven, Germany 29 September 1944

Shot down by flak.
Francis W. De Mand Crew
3 KIA
1POW

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 February 2021 23:59:18 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

http://www.416th.com/MACR_AAR/19440929_43-21724_MACR-9274_DeMand.html

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9274 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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