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Assigned to 368FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) ramrod Lisieux hit by flak in Vicinity St Marent crashed near Sommery on 8 Aug 44 2Lt Willis J Cherry Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 7781.

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Units served with

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 359th Fighter Group 368th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 15134084 / O-701722
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

76440 Sommery, France 1944-08-08 Failed to Return (FTR) ramrod Lisieux hit by flak in Vicinity St Marent crashed near Sommery on 8 Aug 44 2Lt Willis J Cherry Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 7781.

Manufactured

Inglewood, CA, USA Built at North American.

Delivered

Edwards AFB, CA, USA Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned

Wretham, Thetford IP24, UK Assigned to 368FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:14
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 7781 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database