James C Childers

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Shot down 22 December 1943 in B-24 #42-7638 'Big Banner'. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Squadron
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Big Banner
  • Unit: 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs 66th Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Berkeley, California

Died

1943-12-22

Revisions

Date28 Feb 2020 21:07:56
Contributorjmoore43
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Added S/N per MACR 1714 at Fold3.com - see: https://www.fold3.com/image/28709592

Date28 Feb 2020 05:21:03
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a connection to A/C #42-7638 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date28 Feb 2020 05:18:59
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:14:10
ContributorAAM
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1714