Nathanial O Zemelman

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 15368 - 2nd Lt. Nathaniel Zemelman. Caption on back of photo reads, "California, 1944"

Failed to Return (FTR) Saarbrucken in B-24 42-51190 'Ann'; A/C involved in mid air collision above or near target. Killed in Action (KIA) 19 July 1944

 

Awards: AM, PH.

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Squadron
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment
The insignia of the 34th Bomb Group
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Ann
  • Unit: 34th Bomb Group 18th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • Date: 19 July 1944
  • Official Description: More than 1,100 Heavy Bombers, operating in 5 forces, attack targets in Germany, including 2 plants producing hydrogen peroxide (an ingredient in V-weapon fuels), a chemical plant, 2 aircraft factories, 4 ball bearing plants, 6 Marshalling Yards, 4...

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Chelm, Poland 1916-09-17 Born Chelm, Poland

Died

Saarbrücken, Germany 1944-07-19 Saarbrucken, Germany

Revisions

Date13 Jun 2016 06:37:34
ContributorJasonR
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Changed spelling from incorrect "Nathaniel" to correct "Nathanial"

Date19 Mar 2016 01:05:34
ContributorJasonR
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Family history and 34th BG records

Date19 Mar 2016 01:02:50
ContributorJasonR
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Birth year: family history and NARA records

Date24 Apr 2015 21:25:22
ContributorJasonR
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I am Lt. Zemelman's great nephew. My source is internet research and Lt. Zemelman's personal effects and military service records.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:20:28
ContributorAAM
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / H. Province, Roll of Honor

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