Frank E McCann

Military
media-16170.jpeg UPL 16170 Top Row: Lt. Seymour Deutsch-Navigator
Frank McCann-Bombardier
Front Row: Robert M. Neal Co-Pilot
Arlyss (Duane) Wineinger Pilot

493rd Bomber Group/862nd Bomb Squad
Army Air Corps 8th Air Force (The Mighty Eighth)
Robin Deutsch Collection

Confirmed Frank McCann-Bombardier in the photo next to my father Seymour Deutsch.

Object Number - UPL 16170 - Top Row: Lt. Seymour Deutsch-Navigator Frank McCann-Bombardier Front Row: Robert M. Neal Co-Pilot Arlyss...

Flew 36 missions with the same crews 12 missions on B-24' and 24 on B-17's

15 missions in 'Day's Pay'. 43-38223

51,000 employees at the Hanford Engineer Works donated one day’s pay to purchase the airplane, a B-17 bomber, as their contribution to the war effort.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 493rd Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 493rd Bomb Group 862nd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-716381
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator

Aircraft

Shoo Shoo Baby
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Shoo Shoo Baby, Th Missouri Mule
  • Unit: 493rd Bomb Group 862nd Bomb Squadron

Revisions

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ContributorDarren Jelley
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493rd BG Archives

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493rd BG Archives

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ContributorAAM
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit History, http://493bgdebach.co.uk/roster_list.php

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