43-37756 Milk Wagon

Object Number - UPL 18279 - Milk Wagon 43-37756 at Kingman, Arizona. 447BG, 708SQ

Delivered Cheyenne 18/5/44; Kearney 27/5/44; Dow Fd 8/6/44; Assigned 708BS/447BG Rattlesden 9/6/44; completed 129 missions with no abort; Returned to the USA Bradley 9/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 13/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 21/11/45. MILK WAGON.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 447th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 301st Bomb Group 447th Bomb Group 352nd Bomb Squadron 708th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 16057369 / O-703081
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 447th Bomb Group 708th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-703081
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 447th Bomb Group 708th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 447th Bomb Group 708th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-1107436
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 447th Bomb Group 708th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 0765619
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Bombardier, navigator

Places

Missions

  • Date: 30 August 1944
  • Date: 1 September 1944
  • Date: 5 September 1944
  • Date: 17 September 1944
  • Date: 19 September 1944

Revisions

Date3 Feb 2017 02:46:38
Contributortimothymotz
Sources

Timothy Motz; from a mission list kept by Harold Motz and compared with Doyle Shields, "History of the 447th Bomb Group"

Date3 Feb 2017 02:28:17
Contributortimothymotz
Sources

Timothy Motz; from a mission listy kept by Harold Motz and compared to Doyle Shields, "History of the 447th Bomb Group"

Date2 Feb 2017 22:25:01
Contributortimothymotz
Sources

Timothy Motz

Date19 Oct 2015 18:10:55
ContributorLUCKY PARTNERS
Sources

Harold Kiena

Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:23
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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