Paul D Adams

Military

After bombs away on a mission to Friedrichshafen, GR on 16 Mar 1944, B-24J #42-100332 'Galloping Katie' was forced to feather and engine and losing altitude and landed in Switzerland. Interned.

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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: Gallloping Katie
  • Unit: 389th Bomb Group 566th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Grand Junction, Colorado

Other

Interned (INT)

Germany 1944-03-16

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:21:09
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3248 / MACR 3248, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces, 389th BG Roster / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database