Franklin Garfield Barrett

Military

Object Number - UPL 20047

Shot down 17 August 1943 in B-17 42-30176 'Assassin. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

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Units served with

The insignia of the 95th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Assassin
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 336th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Marion County, IN, USA 30 September 1921

Enlisted

15 October 1942 Drafted

Died

Plainfield, IN, USA 4 May 2002

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Belgium 17 August 1943

Revisions

Date5 Oct 2016 16:16:44
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- MACR 401

Date21 Jan 2016 00:57:05
Contributornyfreedombelle
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Mother-in-law's father

Date21 Jan 2016 00:55:34
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Information from memoirs

Date20 Jan 2016 23:56:39
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My mother-in-law's father.

Date20 Jan 2016 21:24:52
Contributornyfreedombelle
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My mother-in-law's father.

Date20 Jan 2016 20:34:17
Contributornyfreedombelle
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This was my mother-in-law's father.

Date20 Jan 2016 20:33:21
Contributornyfreedombelle
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This was my mother-in-law's father.

Date20 Jan 2016 20:31:44
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My mother-in-law's father.

Date20 Jan 2016 20:29:50
Contributornyfreedombelle
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This is my mother-in-law's father.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:10:13
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 401 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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