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42-109832

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

  • 330th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Sanford Fish

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Jack Harris

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA). AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Harry Howie

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J 42-109832 'De-Icer'. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Erhardt Lange

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    After take off for mission to ST Pol, FR on 31 Jan 1944, B-24D 42-63970 'Heavenly Daze' experienced mechanical problems and the crew baled out over England and the aircraft was shot down over the North Sea. RTD. ...

  • Carmine Patullo

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA). AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

  • Robert Powers

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Cecil Smith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J 42-109832 'De-Icer'. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Walter Springer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J 42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA). AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH w/ Oak Leaf Cluster

  • Victor Stefano

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Leland Walzel

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 93rd Bomb Group
    Shot down by flak and crashed near Berlin-Spandau on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-109832 'De-Icer'. Killed in Action (KIA). DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 6 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2019 21:42:58 jmoore43 Changes to nicknames
Sources

Added nickname for A/C.

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

MACR 2957 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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