Ivan Clark

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 20795 - 563rd Bomb Squadron crew in front of B-17 42-30193 "Hardluck".

Shot down 20 December 1943 in B-17 42-31084. Killed in Action (KIA).

DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

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Units served with

The insignia of the 388th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 561st Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-794648
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Hard Luck
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 561st Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 561st Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 561st Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Miss Mac
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 561st Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

King and Queen County, VA, USA 1920-12-12

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

Bremen-Vegesack, Bremen, Germany 1943-12-20

Buried

Plot C Row 14 Grave 3 Ardennes American Cemetery Neupré, Belgium

Enlisted

Richmond, VA, USA 1942-07-17

Other

388th BG Combat Tour

Knettishall, Diss IP22 2TH, UK 1942-07-17 - 1942-12-20
Walkerton, VA 23177, USA

Revisions

Date30 Sep 2015 16:19:07
Sources

Merged with duplicate record to include details from:
ABMC;
MACR 3154;
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

Date27 Sep 2014 18:13:34
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 3154 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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