Leonard Frank Koos

Military
The insignia of the 544th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group.

Object Number - FRE 5133 - The insignia of the 544th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group.

Assigned to the 384th BG 544th BS on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #72 dated 16 April 1944, Charles W. Baker Crew. 2 combat missions.
Shot down 13 May 1944 in B-17 #42-102548. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 4814
POW

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Units served with

The insignia of the 384th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

The insignia of the 544th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group.
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 547th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 33538024
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
The insignia of the 544th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group.
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32725909
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 37663908
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner

Aircraft

The insignia of the 544th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group.
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 547th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Anthon, Oklahoma 73639, USA 26 August 1921

Other

POW

Poland 13 May 1944 POW Camp: Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia (Moved to Nuremberg-Langwasser) 49-11.

Died

Oklahoma City, OK, USA 15 February 1986 Burial: Arlington Memory Gardens Oklahoma City Oklahoma County Oklahoma, USA

Revisions

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Date9 Mar 2015 23:03:03
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Find A. Grave

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