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42-95041

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 392nd Bomb Group

    392nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 392nd Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Wendling, Norfolk from August 1943 until April 1945. They were the first Group allocated B-24H Liberators, the first B-24 series fitted with a nose turret on the production line. The adaptation increased...

  • 578th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Kenneth Beutler

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 6 July 1944 in AC #4295041. Killed in Action (KIA). AM/ PH

  • Frederic Bowman

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group

  • Elwin Clapper

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 392nd Bomb Group
    Shot down 6 July 1944 in AC #4295041. Killed in Action (KIA). AM/ PH

  • Robert Fought

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 July 1944. AM/ PH

  • Carson Green

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 392nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 July 1944 in AC #4295041. AM PH

  • Murray Kaplan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 392nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 July 1944 in A/C #42-95041. AM/ PH

  • Roy Losse

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 392nd Bomb Group
    Eye-witness account on the loss of this aircrew is sketchy. A summary report was given by Lt. Stroble, crew Pilot, 578th, Lead Squadron, on whose right wing Lt. Clapper's ship was flying and Lt. Caldwell, another crew Pilot, 576th, flying in the Low...

  • John Murray

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 392nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 July 1944 in AC 42-95041.

  • Joseph Sabaca

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 392nd Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) 6 July 1944 in A/C #42-95041. AM/ PH

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) North Sea 6 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 7496 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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