Harold Dean Hollis

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 16283 - P-47D-11-RE #42-75409 Code: CR-X (later changed to CS-X) 359th FG - 370th FS Harold D. Hollis - Pilot photographed at Attlebridge, home of the...

Assigned to 370FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF. 250 x combat hrs. Failed to Return (FTR) dive bomb mission on bridge at Nanteuil, in P-51B 42-106808, shot down by flak crashed near Nanteuil sur-Marne Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 6258.

Awards: PH.

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Unit: 359th Fighter Group 370th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Unit: 359th Fighter Group 3rd Scouting Force 55th Fighter Group 370th Fighter Squadron 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Unit: 359th Fighter Group 370th Fighter Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Holton, Kansas 1922-02-12 Son of Benjamin Ward and Bessie G [Arnold] Hollis.

Buried

Promoted

395 Biddle Blvd, Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027, USA Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery Fort Leavenworth Leavenworth County Kansas, USA Plot: Section 2, site 221-B

Died

KIA

Nanteuil-sur-Marne, France 1944-06-22 Shot down by flak over target on a mission to dive bomb the bridge at Nanteuil, France, north of Paris.

Based

East Wretham 1944-06-22 Assigned to 370FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date7 Jun 2015 04:32:27
Contributor466thHistorian
Sources

466th BG Historian
"Mustangs and Unicorns - A History of the 359th FG" - Jack H. Smith

Date27 Sep 2014 18:12:00
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6258 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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