Martin A Barr

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-17 42-38026 'My Day. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

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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: Sad Sack, My Day
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 612th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Rheams, Pennsylvania, USA

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

Germany 19 May 1944

Revisions

Date16 Sep 2015 13:39:02
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from :
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia;
MACR 4815;
http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=1246

Date27 Sep 2014 18:19:42
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 4815 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database