Ivan Joseph Tieman

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

LWG. Lishon Crew. 381st BG, 534th BS, 8th AF. Killed in Action (KIA) 25 June 1943 on B-17 #42-30722 "Bobby T". Mission #3 to Hamburg, Germany. Fighter Attack. Shot in the neck by a 20mm shell and died of his wounds. Buried in the Pulaski Presbyterian cemetery in Pulaski, IN.
Winimac, IN

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Units served with

The insignia of the 381st Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Air base

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-736850
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 33199296
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-434855
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-680243
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32470317
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Bobby T
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Whaletail
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 534th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Pulaski City, Indiana 1912-02-21

Based

Ridgewell 1943-05-29 - 1943-06-25

Enlisted

Indianapolis, IN, USA 1942-05-19

Other

Killed in Action

Hamburg, Germany 1943-06-25

Buried

Pulaski, Indiana, USA Pulaski Presbyterian Cemetery Pulaski, IN

Revisions

Date22 May 2020 01:52:18
ContributorARowe95
Sources

Added Original crew members in Connections
Triumphant We Fly - Ken Stone

Date22 May 2020 01:35:45
ContributorARowe95
Sources

All entries by ARowe95 are from:
381st BGMA
534th Bomb Squadron War Diary
242nd Medical detachment Diary
Fold.3
Ancestry.com
Find-A-Grave
NARA Enlistment records
They Came from Over the Pond - David Osborne
The Mighty Men of the 381st - James Good Brown
Triumphant we Fly - Ken Stone

Date15 Jul 2018 18:20:37
ContributorARowe95
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ARowe95

Date13 Oct 2017 02:46:33
ContributorARowe95
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ARowe95

Date27 Sep 2014 18:13:34
ContributorAAM
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81st Bomb Group Memorial Association, March 1999, Roll of Honor, Losses of the 8th & 9th AFs Vol. I by Bishop & Hey p. 50, WWII Memorial / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia