Benjamin Francis Hathaway

Military

Object Number - UPL 44475 - 1LT Benjamin F. Hathaway Bombardier Jammie Philpott Crew & Halcot Thomas Crew Receiving his DFC at Horham

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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 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-26027
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Paisano
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 96th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Hap Hazard Trouble Buggy
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 336th Bomb Squadron 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: New York Express
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Hell's Belle

Missions

  • Date: 12 October 1944
  • Date: 22 October 1944
  • Date: 25 October 1944
  • Date: 28 October 1944
  • Date: 26 November 1944

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Bridgewater, MA 1921-01-28
Bridgewater, MA Pine Street

Died

Denton, TX 2005-11-17

Other

95th BG Combat Tour

Horham Airfield, UK 1944-10-12 - 1945-04-11 24 Combat Missions 13 - Philpott 9 - H. Thomas 2. C. Savage

Revisions

Date20 Jul 2020 15:14:48
Contributor466thHistorian
Sources

Mission and photo evidence

Date27 Sep 2014 18:04:23
ContributorAAM

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