Alfred Alme David

Military

Made an emergency landing SE of Amiens, after being damaged by fighters on a mission to Oberpfaffenhoven, on 16 Mar 1944 in B-17G #42-37848 'Sissy'. Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

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Units served with

The insignia of the 384th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Silver Dollar
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 546th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Sissy
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 546th Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 16 March 1944

Born

Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA

Revisions

Date4 Mar 2020 02:24:23
Contributorjmoore43
ChangesChanges to biography
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Corrected a typo in the "Summary biography".

Date4 Mar 2020 02:04:00
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a "#" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity.

Date27 Oct 2017 13:11:42
ChangesChanges to surname, middlename, biography, events and aircraft associations
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Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- AAIR 43-12-26-507;
- Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

Date29 Jun 2015 03:15:58
Contributorbombercommand
ChangesChanges to surname
Date18 May 2015 20:57:05
Contributorbombercommand
ChangesChanges to surname
Date27 Sep 2014 18:03:19
ContributorAAM
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Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3244 / MACR 3244, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces, http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=… / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database