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Delivered Hunter 2/10/44; Grenier 10/10/44; Assigned 339BS/96BG [QJ-V] Snetterton 17/10/44; Missing in Action Kiel 3/4/45 with Chas McFarland, Co-pilot: Russell Land, Navigator: Jack Wells, togg-Roman Schmitz, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Al Herrin, Radio Operator: Chas Daley, Ball turret gunner: Jim Howard, Waist gunner: Elbert Hardy, Waist gunner: Bill Hammond,Tail gunner: Sherman Hickman (10INT); flak, force landed Bulltofta, Sweden. RetUK 27/6/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 2/8/45; 4185 BU Independence 4/8/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 15/1/46. RACTUP.

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  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 96th Bomb Group 339th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: B17 Engineer
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 96th Bomb Group 339th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator

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Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:33
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log