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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 801st Bomb Group

    801st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 801st Bomb Group was established as part of the Eighth Air Force in late March 1944 to carry out 'Carpetbagger' missions. These were night missions over France and other parts of occupied Europes to support resistance forces by dropping in agents,...

  • 850th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Oliver Carscaddon

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 801st Bomb Group

  • Charles Cernik

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 801st Bomb Group

  • Joseph Denaro

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 801st Bomb Group

  • William Granbery

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 801st Bomb Group

  • Franklyn Hasty

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 801st Bomb Group
    Returned after crash on 5 July 1944.

  • Otis Murphy

    Military | Co-Pilot, Pilot | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Carscadden crew

  • Laurie Salo

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 801st Bomb Group

  • Paul Stralka

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 801st Bomb Group

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed England 5 July 1944 – 5 July 1944

Crash Landed at FORD, England. MACR 6768

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2015 15:25:34 general ira snapsorter Changes to events, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Associated people from MACR 6768 -http://www.fold3.com/image/29100967/

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

MACR 6774 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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