Joseph L Doherty

Military

Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn, GR on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17F #42-30609 'Pistol Packin' Mama. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

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Units served with

The insignia of the 95th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Pistol Packin Mama
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 95th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 401st Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 1944-02-10

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:17:23
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2542 / MACR 2542, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database