Neil E Park

Military

Staff Sergeant Neil Park was a ball turret gunner in the B-24J, Mistah Chick, 42-100146, piloted by Ralph Leslie, and was shot down by flak after a mission over Europe. His plane, damaged by the flak hits, crash landed in Sweden and was interned by the Swedes. (INT - SWE). 6 20 1944. MACR 5924. - Pilot Ralph I. Leslie

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Units served with

The insignia of the 389th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: - Mistah Chick
  • Unit: 389th Bomb Group 567th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Hartford, Wisconsin, USA

Other

Interned (INT)

Germany 1944-06-20

Revisions

Date18 Jan 2022 08:06:04
ContributorKickapoo
Sources

Best Web - B-24J - 42-100146 - Mistah Chick

Date16 Jun 2020 18:36:11
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:20:29
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5924 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database