Charles E Taylor

Military

Shot down 22 December 1943 in B-24 #42-7638 'Big Banner'. Prisoner of War (POW). Ditched in the Zuyder Zee.

POW

Connections

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Squadron
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Big Banner
  • Unit: 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs 66th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Westfield, New Jersey 1921-07-13

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Barth, Germany 1943-12-22 Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang Prussia 54-12

Revisions

Date28 Feb 2020 19:05:15
Contributorjmoore43
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Added S/N per MACR 1714 at Fold3.com.
Added a POW event per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).

Date28 Feb 2020 06:01:41
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a connection to A/C #42-7638 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date27 Feb 2020 22:43:22
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:05:37
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1714