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42-100190

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

People

  • Raymond Bass

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

  • Calvin Bradley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 389th Bomb Group

  • Claude Cope

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Damaged by Flak and landed in Sweden on 6/20/44 in B-24 42-100190 'Princess Konocti', Interned.

  • Ralph Hamar

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • James Handee

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group

  • James Lucia

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 389th Bomb Group

  • John Nelson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Damaged by flak and landed in Sweden on 6/20/44 in B-24 'Princess Konocti' 42-100190, Interned (INT).

  • Robert Roeder

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

  • Donald Schemerhorn

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 389th Bomb Group

  • Colon Whitaker

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 389th Bomb Group
    Damaged by flak and landed in Sweden on 6/20/44 in B-24 "Princess Konocti" 42-100190. INT.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 20 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5925 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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