Floyd Oliver Miller

Military

Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 4 x combat missions. Shot down 28-May-44 in B-17 42-102647 'BTO In the ETO'. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 5305.

Awards: PH

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Units served with

A pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8258) of the 401st Bomb Group. Image by Robert Astrella. Written on slide casing: '48258 14 A, Mount Farm.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 613th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-804442
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: BTO in the ETO
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 615th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Jena, Louisiana 1903-07-15 Son of Charles A and Mary Evelyn Miller.

Buried

14823 Niemegk, Germany 1944-05-29 Interred Niemeck community cemetery

Died

14823 Niemegk, Germany 1944-05-28 Shot down 28-May-44 in B-17 42-102647 'BTO In the ETO'. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 5305.
La Salle Parish, LA, USA

Buried

209 E Shamrock St, Pineville, LA 71360, USA Re-Interred Alexandria National Cemetery Pineville Rapides Parish Louisiana

Enlisted

2500 Jackson Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401, USA 1942-11-07 Camp Shelby Mississippi

Based

Deenethorpe 1944-05-28 Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF.