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42-109808

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bombardment Group was organized on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field, near Boise, Idaho. The initial training of the air crews took place in Florida. The entire group was assembled Wendover Field, Utah. Both air and...

  • 712th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Paul Brown

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • William Edwards

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Richard Getz

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Miltiades Gikas

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Thomas Hogan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Clarence Marshall

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Frank Phillips

    Military | Captain | Bombardier | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Robert Rigg

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Everett Stine

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Robert Voight

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 448th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak and broke up and crashed SSE of Dieppe, FR on a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109808. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 20 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:16 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3549 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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