Lewis G Carter

Military

Object Number - UPL 43777 - Lewis Carter

Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Zwickau on 19 Mar 45 in B-17 'Daisey Mae' #4338368

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Units served with

The insignia of the 452nd Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 729th Bomb Squadron 730th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 729th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-825098
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron 729th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Flight Officer
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 729th Bomb Squadron 730th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Tail Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 13154673
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Tail Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Daisy mae
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 729th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 381st Bomb Group 532nd Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • Date: 5 November 1944
  • Date: 9 November 1944
  • Date: 29 November 1944
  • Date: 5 December 1944

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Coeur d'Alene, ID, USA

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Zwickau, Germany 1945-03-19

Revisions

Date29 May 2020 22:01:41
ContributorRobert Hoyt
Sources

From stories from Grandpa.

Date5 Feb 2016 09:39:20
ContributorLucy May
Sources

Brought in information from a duplicate record. Source:
MACR 13562 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

Date16 Jul 2015 20:55:51
ContributorDaiseyMaeB17
Sources

Entered by Lewis Carter's grandson after reading story by Edward T. Hinrichs (Sept. 10, 1987) about missions flown .

Date16 Jul 2015 20:28:43
ContributorDaiseyMaeB17
Sources

Entered by grandson

Date16 Jul 2015 20:18:46
ContributorDaiseyMaeB17
Sources

Entered by Lewis Carter's grandson after reading story by Edward T. Hinrichs (Sept. 10, 1987) about missions flown .

Date27 Sep 2014 18:18:52
ContributorAAM
Sources

1999 Unit Roster/ MACR 13562 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

Lewis G Carter: Gallery (2 items)