Billy Chat Ferguson

Military

Object Number - UPL 44462 - Halcott B. Thomas Crew 95th BG - 335th BS Standing Left to Right: Gene C. Grime (R/O), Billy C. Ferguson (FE), Millard E. McGowan, Jr. (TG),...

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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
  • 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
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: New York Express
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron

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

Bokchito, OK 23 October 1920

Enlisted

Los Angeles, CA 9 January 1943

Other

95th BG Combat Tour

Horham Airfield, UK 12 October 1944 - 11 April 1944 24 missions

Died

Hawthorne, CA 12 January 1998

Buried

Durant, OK 17 January 1998 Highland Cemetery Durant, Bryan County, Oklahoma, USA
Los Angeles, Ca

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