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44-10496

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

  • Roger Aten

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #4410496

  • Julius Bowman

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #44-10496, Interned (INT).

  • Roger Buckholz

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #4410496

  • Gordon Bump

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #4410496

  • Eugene Dobbs

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #4410496

  • Richard Norton

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #4410496

  • Ira Shattuck

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    INT. Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 44-10496.

  • William Wesson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

  • Aloysious Ziemba

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/21/44 in B-24 #44-10496, INT.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 21 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 7844 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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