George Edward Cramer

Military

Object Number - UPL 44514 - S/Sgt George E. Cramer, 384BG

Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Chas Shuff crew. 23 x combat missions. ETD

Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 384th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 547th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-2073028
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator, Commanding Officer
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 547th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 33688834
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Waist gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Nevada avenger
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 546th Bomb Squadron 547th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Prichard, AL 23 February 1924 Son of Marvin E and Mary Cramer.

Enlisted

Fort McClellan, AL 5 November 1942 Fort McClellan, Alabama

Other

Knocke / Le Zoute, Belgium 22 March 1945 Westerholt, Germany mission, 22-Mar-45; flak hit landed on Continent. RTD

Died

21 October 2017

Buried

Greenwood Cemetery, Loxley, Baldwin County, AL 27 October 2017 Greenwood Cemetery Loxley, Baldwin County, Alabama

Based

Grafton Underwood Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF.

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