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A-20 Havoc

Written off after crash landing 2 miles E of Wethersfield (Sta 170) on 12 August 1944. Pilot Joseph R. Sperling.

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People

  • Marvin Brayn

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

  • Sebastian Di Napoli

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

  • Peter Dontas

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Ralph Eutsler

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

  • Francis Falk

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

  • William Greene

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Robert Gruetzemacher

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Frank Harrold

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Luther Hill

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • David Hulse

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

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Places

  • Wethersfield

    Military site : airfield
    Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...

Events

Event Location Date
First 416th BG Mission Bernay, France 4 March 1944
Crashed Wethersfield, UK 12 August 1944

Written off after crash landing 2 miles E of Wethersfield (Sta 170). Pilot Joseph R. Sperling.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 March 2021 20:49:07 466thHistorian Changes to production block number, markings, events and unit associations
Sources

http://www.416th.com/missions/LoadingList.html

Date Contributor Update
14 June 2016 19:14:46 Rainer Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations and place associations
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http://aviationarchaeology.com

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