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B-24 Liberator

Assigned to 707BS, 446BG, 8AF USAAF. 123 missions. Returned Zone of Interior (ZI)

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. ...

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 707th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Thomas Carney

    Military | 446th Bomb Group

  • Frank Carver

    Military | 446th Bomb Group

  • Kieran Culliton

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). Member of Wallace Malone's crew Had to land in the North Sea (notified Air Sea Rescue) plane broke in half on landing on the water. Strohker, the pilot Malone and the Bombardier Heuser were rescued. Culliton's name is recorded...

  • Albert Eibel

    Military | Sergeant | Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Member of Wallace Malone's crew Had to land in the North Sea (notified Air Sea Rescue) plane broke in half on landing on the water. Strohker, the pilot Malone and the Bombardier Heuser were rescued. Awards: AM, PH.

  • Albert Hebert

    Military | 446th Bomb Group

  • Jack Heuser

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 446th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 707BS, 446BG, 8AF USAAF. Flew 35 missions, On 27 Dec 1944 he was a Member of Wallace Malone's crew Had to land in the North Sea (notified Air Sea Rescue) plane broke in half on landing on the water. Strohker, the pilot Malone and the...

  • Martin Hollis

    Military | Chief Master Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    31 x combat missions. ...

  • Frank Jakubiec

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). Member of Wallace Malone's crew Had to land in the North Sea (notified Air Sea Rescue) plane broke in half on landing on the water. Strohker, the pilot Malone and the Bombardier Heuser were rescued. Jakubiec's name is recorded...

  • Wallace Malone

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 707BS, 446BG, 8AF USAAF. Flew 35 missions, On 27-Dec-44 ditched in the North Sea (having notified Air Sea Rescue) plane broke in half on landing on the water. Along with ball turret gunner Strohaker and bombardier Heuser were rescued. RTD ...

  • Gordon Miller

    Military | 446th Bomb Group

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Places

  • Bungay

    Military site : airfield
    From late November 1943, the three bases of Bungay, Seething and Hardwick were the stations of the 20th Combat Wing of the Eighth Air Force. The base had previously housed individual squadrons of the 310th Bomb Group (Twelfth Air Force) and of the 93rd...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 October 2019 11:08:27 Al_Skiff Changes to description and person associations
Sources

http://www.angelfire.com/ia2/hgturner/littlerollo_crews.htm

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2019 22:00:00 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, description, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.b24bestweb.com/littlerollo1.htm
http://www.b24bestweb.com/littlerollo2.htm
http://www.b24bestweb.com/littlerollo3.htm
http://www.b24bestweb.com/littlerollo4.htm

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