John Howard Ingram

Military ROLL OF HONOUR
media-31874.jpeg UPL 31874 John H Ingram

photo via family records

Object Number - UPL 31874 - John H Ingram

Assigned to 570BS, 390BG, 8AF USAAF. Shot down 28-May-44 in B-17 42-31985 'Devil's Aces'. Killed in Action (KIA).



Awards: AM, PH

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Units served with

The insignia of the 390th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-693832
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: G I Wonder
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron

Missions

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Hoopaston, Illinois 15 February 1921 Born Hoopaston, Illinois

Enlisted

12 November 1941

Died

Killed in Action (KIA)

Lostau, Germany 28 May 1944 Killed in Action (KIA) Lostau, Germany

Buried/ Commemorated

Mann's Chapel Cemetery Rossville, Illinois 14 January 1949 Re-Interred Mann's Chapel Cemetery Rossville, Illinois

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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.390thspace.com/missions.php?name=Ingram%2C+John+H

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Added the words "Possible DUPLICATE" in the nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

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

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Found on 390thspace.com

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Family records

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Confirmed details via family records

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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5258 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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