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B-26 Marauder



  • 323rd Bomb Group

    323rd Bomb Group

    The 323rd Bombardment Group operated with B-26 Marauders, American medium bombers. They were the first Eighth Air Force Group to fly a medium level bombing mission with this aircraft on 16 July 1943. After flying a total of 33 missions with the Eighth,...

  • 456th Bomb Squadron

    456th Bomb Squadron

    Selected Bibliography of Publications: ...


  • Lawrence Dorsey

    Military | Pilot | 323rd Bomb Group
    Lawrence was from Houston, Texas, a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Petroleum Engineering. He was best man in Lt. Foster's wedding. He later worked for Brown & Root (Houston) as a mechanical engineer, later to become...

  • Walter Foster

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Bombardier | 323rd Bomb Group
    Lt. Walt Foster was a navigator and bombardier from Upstate New York who served with the 456th BS during the Second World War. His first combat mission was flown from Earls Colne Airfield on February 3, 1944 to the Ruisseville "No Balls” secret weapon...

  • Emanuel Hauser

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Crew Chief/Flight Engineer | 323rd Bomb Group


Date Contributor Update
29 March 2020 19:50:50 jmoore43 Changes to unit associations

Changed the 8th AF connection to 9th AF.

Date Contributor Update
29 March 2020 16:32:11 jmoore43 Changes to unit associations

Added a unit connection to the 8th AF.

Date Contributor Update
26 March 2016 03:12:33 JMF Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and media associations