John M Barksdale

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 33214 - The crew of "Rough Buddy" which crashed near Schirmeck, France, after being hit by flak at 10.28 am. There was only 1 survivor Standing: 2/Lt Scott,...

Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at Schirmeck in B-24 Rough Buddy #4295390

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Units served with

A flight of B-24 Liberators of the 446th Bomb Group fly in formation above the clouds.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Rough Buddy
  • Unit: 446th Bomb Group 707th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Watervliet, New York, USA

Died

1944-09-10

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

Germany 1944-09-10

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:16:25
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8925 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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