Erice Bennett

Military

Object Number - UPL 56103 - T/Sgt Erice Bennett, 390BG.

Assigned to 568BS, 390BG, 8AF USAAF. Crew Number 7. 24 x combat missions.

Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

Post War: Served in USAF in Korean conflict.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 390th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 568th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 19061285 / O-?
  • Highest Rank: Captain

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Phyllis Marie
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 568th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Millwood, Ware, GA 3 November 1914 Son of James Wesley and Rebecca Elender [Lee] Bennet.

Enlisted

4 December 1952

Other

Discharged USAF

31 August 1962 Honourable discharge.

Died

22 September 1985

Buried

Jacksonville Memory Gardens Orange Park, Clay County, FL 25 September 1985 Jacksonville Memory Gardens Orange Park, Clay County, Florida

Enlisted

Other

Discharged USAAF

Honourable discharge.

Based

Framlingham Assigned to 568BS, 390BG, 8AF USAAF.

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