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Assigned to 375FS, 361FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 350FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) bomber escort to Gottbus, Germany. Hit by flak whilst strafing aerodrome and crashed near Quackenbruck, Germany. Pilot 1st Lt Arthur C Bergeron Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 5206.

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Units served with

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 353rd Fighter Group 350th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 14100766 / O-810462
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

Quakenbrück, Germany 1944-05-29 Failed to Return (FTR) bomber escort to Gottbus, Germany. Hit by flak whilst strafing aerodrome and crashed near Quackenbruck, Germany. Pilot 1st Lt Arthur C Bergeron KIA. MACR 5206.

Assigned

Bottisham, Cambridge CB25, UK Assigned to 375FS, 361FG, 8AF USAAF.

Other

Transferred

Raydon, Ipswich IP7, UK Transferred to 350FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF.

Manufactured

Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA Built at Republic.

Delivered

New York, NY, USA Delivered to USAAF.

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:18
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 5206 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database