Lloyd C Kenagy

Military

Object Number - UPL 31832 - LLOYD C. KENAGY, "RED", BALL TURRET GUNNER, MAXIMUM EFFORT AND BUCKEYE BABY

Lloyd Kenagy served as a ball turret gunner with the 401st Bomb Group, flying missions out of Deenethorpe, England.

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Units served with

A pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8258) of the 401st Bomb Group. Image by Robert Astrella. Written on slide casing: '48258 14 A, Mount Farm.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Carrie B II
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 613th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Maximum Effort
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 613th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • Date: 1 August 1944
B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 305th Bomb Group fly in formation.
  • Date: 4 August 1944
A B-24 Liberator of the 492nd Bomb Group bombs a target near Hamburg. 

Handwritten caption on reverse: 'USAF- 492nd BG showing successful result on oil target near Hamburg, 6 Aug 1944.'
  • Date: 6 August 1944
  • Date: 9 August 1944

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Albany, OR, USA 15 May 1924

Died

Anaheim, CA, USA 17 January 2000

Revisions

Date21 Feb 2018 09:50:45
ContributorLucy May
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Added from info in photo captions

Date20 Feb 2018 11:32:36
Contributormarshaferraro
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PERSONAL PAPERS AND PHOTOS

Date20 Feb 2018 11:25:31
Contributormarshaferraro
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BIRTH CERT AND DEATH CERT

Date20 Feb 2018 11:24:28
Contributormarshaferraro
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DEATH CERTIFICATE AND BIRTH CERTIFICATE

Date27 Sep 2014 18:18:58
ContributorAAM

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