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42-100334

B-24 Liberator

Service

Aircraft

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...

  • 409th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Kenneth Bailey

    Military | Nose gunner | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Neldon Barker

    Military | Ball turret gunner | 93rd Bomb Group

  • John Cowden

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Saalau in B-24 #4251275

  • Joseph Draisker

    Military | Radio operator | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Richard Glauner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Raymond Louie

    Military | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Lloyd Noffsinger

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail gunner | 93rd Bomb Group

  • Donald Petersen

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 9 October 1944. See the book 'View From Above A War Story' and also 'Flying' a film script on file at the museum that tells the circumstances of his death AM/ PH

  • Francis Sanger

    Military | 93rd Bomb Group

  • David Searles

    Military | Piolt | 93rd Bomb Group

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Events

Event Location Date
Shot down by British AA gun, was flying over restricted airspace North Sea 5 March 1945

Aircraft had taken off for a transition flight, flew over restricted area near the North Sea/Essex area, was shot down by friendly AA gun

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:50:46 Zhutch22 Changes to person associations
Sources

Letters from great grandfather; Lloyd E Noffsinger.
*Francis Sanger replaced Raymond Louie*
*John Cowden replaced Neldon Barker*

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:48:27 Zhutch22 Changes to person associations
Sources

Letters from great grandfather; Lloyd E Noffsinger.
*Francis Sanger replaced Raymond Louie*
*John Cowden replaced Neldon Barker

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:45:47 Zhutch22 Changes to person associations
Sources

Letters from great grandfather; Lloyd E Noffsinger.
*Francis Sanger replaced Raymond Louie*

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:43:26 Zhutch22 Changes to person associations
Sources

Letters wrote by great grandfather; Lloyd E Noffsinger

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:41:10 Zhutch22 Changes to person associations
Sources

Letters wrote by great grandfather; Lloyd E Noffsinger

Date Contributor Update
11 June 2021 04:34:35 Zhutch22 Changes to nicknames, markings, events, aircraft associations, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Aviation Safety Network
Letters from Lloyd E Noffsinger

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

MACR 16114 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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