Carl E BattinMilitary
IWM, Roger Freeman Collection
ORIGINAL CREW #29 418TH BS, 100th Bomb Group.
Shot down in B-17F 42-3237 LD-R, "STYMIE" on 10 October 1943.
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Units served with
|San Francisco, CA, USA||28 July 1942||Residence: San Francisco County, California Private, Branch Immaterial|
|11 March 1943||Assigned to the 384th BG on Gowen Field (Boise, Idaho) Special Orders #70 dated 11 March 1943, Roy J. Lee Crew. The Roy Lee Crew did not deploy with the 384th Bomb Group in May 1943. S/SGT Carl E. Battin was apparently transferred to the 418th Bomb Squadron, 100th Bomb Group in May 1943 and deployed with the 100th Bomb Group.|
Prisoner of War
|10 October 1943|
|Burial: Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum Colorado Springs El Paso County Colorado, USA Plot: VM C-3 A 002|
Missing Air Crew Report 1030, http://www.fold3.com/image/28604773/
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