Harold A Levin

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Shot down 19 April 1944 in B-17 #42-97519 'Spirit of Billy Mitchell', Killed in Action (KIA).

Earlier Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #42-39929 'Lackin Shakin'. Landed in Sweden. Interned.

Earlier 30 December 1943 on return from mission to chemical works at Ludwigshaven, made wheels-up landing in Berkshire. 10 RTD Hedglin crew.

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Lackin Shackin
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 322nd Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Spirit of Billy Mitchell
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 401st Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Died

19 April 1944

Born

Tuckahoe, Illinois

Buried

Plot A Row 28 Grave 3

Enlisted

New York, USA

Revisions

Date2 Jan 2021 22:19:37
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date9 May 2017 07:56:51
ContributorLucy May
Date27 Sep 2014 18:11:58
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4048, MACR 3667, Losses of the 8th & 9th AFs Vol.  I, p. 449