Charles E Irving

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Collided with another aircraft 27 May 1944 in B-17 #42-102561. Killed in Action (KIA).

Purple Heart

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Units served with

The insignia of the 96th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Boots II
  • Unit: 96th Bomb Group 337th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 96th Bomb Group 337th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Great Neck, New York, USA

Died

1944-05-27

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

Germany 1944-05-27

Revisions

Date25 Mar 2020 21:18:20
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:05:35
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5164 / MACR 5164; Snetterton Falcons, pg 134 & 149 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database