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42-50477

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 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...

  • 705th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Booth

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

  • John Bush

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

  • Robert Cochran

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgesteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' # 4250477

  • Richard Cotton

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    446th BG/Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgenssteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

  • Herbert Gold

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down on 30th mission over Hamm, Germany, 26 September 1944, 1437 hrs. Kept a diary of our forced death march, 6 Feb 1945, Stalag Luft IV. Marched clear across Germany, 87 days, approximately 680 kilometers in the worst winter in years. Liberated...

  • James Haugen

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

  • Aubrey Jones

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgensteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

  • Robert Kallstrom

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' 42-50477.

  • Isaac Lengel

    Military | First Lieutenant | Nose Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW). Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' 42-50477.

  • John Mullery

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down near Burgsteinfurt on 9/26/44 in B-24 'Temptation' #4250477

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Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 26 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9432 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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