41-34853 Toid Boid

Object Number - UPL 19578 - Foster crew Toid boid Serial:41-34853 323Bg453Bs Toid boid was shot down at 26 march 1944 at IJmuiden Holland with an other crew " Reese crew"...

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  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force Ninth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 323rd Bomb Group 453rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-401359
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 323rd Bomb Group 453rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 20802695
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Flight Engineer; Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 323rd Bomb Group 453rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32551395
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: engineer/Tail gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 323rd Bomb Group 453rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-672201
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 323rd Bomb Group 453rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 35662878
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator; Gunner

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Shot down by flak

IJmuiden, Nederland 1944-03-26 On March 26th, 1944, Sgt Paul Raymond Scott went with his crew to Holland for an a maximum effort raid on Ijmuiden, Holland. They took a direct hit in the bomb bay and went down near IJmuiden The crew of the Toid Boid was a new crew because the actual crew (Foster crew) had a day off. The crew on this day was called the "Reese crew", concerning the following crew-members: * 2nd Lt Halmyth C. Reese (Pilot), * William C. Berryman (Co Pilot), * Sgt Paul R. Scott (Radio operator/ Waist gunner, * Sgt Ralph R. Brown (Bombardier), * S/Sgt Alex E. Sundberg (Armorer/Turret gunner, * Sgt Donald L. Jacobs (Engineer/Tail gunner) The German report indicates that "Toid Boid" was shot down by heavy flack at 14.44 hrs local time and crashed 2 km south of IJmuiden in the Dunes.

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Date9 May 2018 21:22:41
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Privat Investigation

Date16 Apr 2017 11:14:34
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Private investigation

Date19 Dec 2015 15:03:01
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Private investigation

Date21 Jan 2015 21:30:28
ContributorTanks
Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:06
ContributorAAM
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MACR 3376 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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