Alvin Grover Duncan

Military

Object Number - UPL 51889 - Alvin G Duncan

Assigned to 334BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred 412BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD

Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (6 x Battle Stars).

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Units served with

The insignia of the 95th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group
  • Highest Rank: Colonel
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 3rd Bomb Division 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-753912
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: The Doodle Bug
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 335th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Puddles
  • Unit: 3rd Bomb Division 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Worry Bird
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Situation Normal
  • Unit: 305th Bomb Group Can Do 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 335th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Lonesome Polecat Zoot Suiters
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 95th Bomb Group 401st Bomb Squadron 412th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Independence, Jackson Cty, MO 1907-12-18 Son of Jack Edward and Fannie B. [Purcell] Duncan.

Died

Independence, Jackson Cty, MO 1957-01-24

Based

Horham Assigned to 334BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred 412BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF.

Buried

Woodlawn Cemetery Independence, Jackson County, MO 1957-01-27 Woodlawn Cemetery Independence, Jackson County, Missouri
Independence, Jackson Cty, MO Worked for Standard Oil Co. at time of draft registration.

Other

Discharged USAAF

1945-09-21 Honourable discharge.

Enlisted

1942-12-30

Other

Marriage

Married Pearl Duncan.

Revisions

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Updated Mission list

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Updated Missions

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Edited Personnel connections

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Updated A/C connections

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updated medals

Date22 Aug 2021 21:50:39
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added award earned

Date22 Aug 2021 21:40:42
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Found service number

Date27 Sep 2014 18:03:35
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