42-31397

Object Number - UPL 28412 - MACR 2722, Page 15

Delivered Cheyenne 29/10/43; Assigned 353BS/301BG Cerignola 15/12/43; Lucera 1/2/44; Missing in Action 18 missions Regensburg 25/2/44 with Joseph A. Hurley, William J. Mills Jr, Peter Victor Henningsen, William Bothwell (4 Killed in Action); Robert K. Belk, Stanley A. Chmielecki, Lawrence C. Schwandt, Frederick S. Bumpers, William J. Suber (5 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Winden, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 2722.

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force Twelfth Air Force Fifteenth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-736681
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 33467285
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 38319836
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 31145006
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Flight Engineer / Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-676950
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: MOS 1035 - Bombardier

Places

Revisions

Date21 Oct 2020 21:51:08
Contributorjmoore43
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Added Production block number and Manufacturer per info from a web search:
See: https://b17flyingfortress.de/en/production-block/b-17g-15-bo-42-31332-4…

Date19 Mar 2020 20:49:19
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a unit connection to the 15th AF.
Added connections to the 353rd BS & 301st BG mentioned in A/C description.

Date31 May 2017 12:55:03
Contributorbombercommand
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MACR 2722

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:38
ContributorAAM
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Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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