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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 467th Bomb Group

    467th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 467th Bomb Group, or the "Rackheath Aggies" as they came to be known, flew B-24 Liberators on missions from April 1944. Its air crews became known for their accuracy and the Group had the best overall standing for accuracy within the Eighth Air...

People

  • Robert Allen

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Nose Gunner | 467th Bomb Group
    RTD

  • James Bowman

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 467th Bomb Group

  • William Cooper

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Aerial Gunner | 467th Bomb Group

  • Robert Curran

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 467th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) - fell through nose wheel door (see page 157 of the Perry Watts book on 467th BG)

  • Robert Ford

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 467th Bomb Group

  • John Horne

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 467th Bomb Group
    John Horne served as a tail gunner with the 790th Bomb Squadron of the 467th Bomb Group. He flew 38 missions out of Rackheath, England, between 11 April 1944 and 8 August 1944. He flew many of his missions in B-24 'Tangerine'. ...

  • Leon Manuelian

    Military | Flight Officer | Co-Pilot | 467th Bomb Group

  • Albert Occhiuzzo

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right & Left Waist Gunner, Ball & Tail Turret | 467th Bomb Group

  • Carl Pauer

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 467th Bomb Group

  • Percy Wier

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 467th Bomb Group

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 14 October 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 November 2015 15:54:08 Tony Deseta Changes to nicknames and markings
Sources

Anthony R De Seta found the information.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9490 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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