James K Merritt

Military

RTD crashed near Hods on 24 Dec 1944 in B-17 #42-102497 'Flak Hack'.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 487th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Flak Hack
  • Unit: 487th Bomb Group 836th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Other

Returned (RTD)

Belgium 1944-12-24

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:14:37
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 12177 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / http://www.487thbg.org/Photos/CurtissCrew.shtml