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41-29286

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 753rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Jack Bogusch

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H 41-29286. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • John Egan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James McKenzie

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H 41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • James Musa

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Peteste

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Glenn Reiley

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mission to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 March 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Winfred Robinson

    Military | Master Sergeant | Waist Gunner/Nose Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H 41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Ralph Sindelar

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Slencak

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Swift

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 458th Bomb Group
    Shot down flak and crashed near Tubbergen, Holland on a mision to Genshagen near Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24H #41-29286. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

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Events

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

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3346 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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