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42-95108

B-24 Liberator

Assigned to 754BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed over 70 missions.

Service

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 754th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Harry Applegate

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • Beverly Beeler

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

  • George Bradley

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bomber / Fighter pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Enlisted in the army in 1935 and his first duties were with a lighter-than-air squadron at Scott Field, IL. Later he was transferred to a Flying Fortress outfit at Langley Field, VA. Flew as a gunner in B-17’s. He then trained as a bombardier and...

  • John Caldwell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group

  • Bartholomew Catanzaro

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 754BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: DFC, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Augustine Chenery

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group

  • James Connelly

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer | 458th Bomb Group

  • Roy Cook

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 754BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: DFC, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Cowan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 754BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: DFC, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Theodore Cushman

    Military | Sergeant | Nose Gunner | 458th Bomb Group

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Places

  • Horsham St Faith

    Military site : airfield
    Horsham St Faith was an RAF Bomber Command Station opened in June 1940. It was home to Bristol Blenheim medium-bombers, and was for a time occupied by fighters, including those of No. 19 Squadron and No. 264 Squadron. From September 1942 the airfield...

Events

Event Location Date
Assigned Horsham St Faith, Norwich NR10, UK April 1944

Assigned to 754BS, 458BG, 8AF USAAF.

Mission to St Trond Sint Truiden, Belgium 9 May 1944

Mission to St Trond. 9-May-44.

Mission to Munich Munich, Germany 12 July 1944

Mission to Munich. 12-Jul-44. Bradley crew aboard.

Mission to Kempten Kempten, Germany 19 July 1944

Mission to Kempten. 19-Jul-44. Bradley crew aboard.

Mission to Pfaffenhoffen 67350 Pfaffenhoffen, France 1 September 1944

Mission to Pfaffenhoffen. 01-Sep-44. Bradley crew aboard.

Mission to Ulm Marshalling Yard Ulm, Germany 10 September 1944

Mission to Ulm Marshalling Yard. 10-Sep-44. Bradley crew aboard.

Mission to Holzwickede Holzwickede, Germany 14 March 1945

Mission to Holzwickede. 14-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Hesepe Hesepe, 49565 Bramsche, Germany 21 March 1945

Mission to Hesepe. 21-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Kitzingen Kitzingen, Germany 22 March 1945

Mission to Kitzingen. 22-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Nordhorn Nordhorn, Germany 24 March 1945

Mission to Nordhorn. 24-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Hitzacker 29456 Hitzacker, Germany 25 March 1945

Mission to Hitzacker. 25-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Wilhelmshaven Wilhelmshaven, Germany 30 March 1945

Mission to Wilhelmshaven. 30-Mar-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Tirstrup 8400 Tirstrup, Denmark 2 April 1945

Mission to Tirstrup. 02-Apr-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Regensburg Regensburg, Germany 11 April 1945

Mission to Regensburg. 11-Apr-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Landshut Landshut, Germany 16 April 1945

Mission to Landshut. 16-Apr-45. Nutter crew aboard.

Mission to Passau Passau, Germany 18 April 1945

Mission to Passau. 18-Apr-45 . Nutter crew aboard.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 April 2017 19:14:02 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, description, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.458bg.com/group-aircraft
http://www.458bg.com/crewhj1nutter.htm
http://www.458bg.com/crewbradley.htm

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