Russell Hale

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Had mid air collision and crashed at Arlong in B-17 #42-102606, Killed in Action (KIA).

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Units served with

The insignia of the 385th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Curley's Kids
  • Unit: 385th Bomb Group 550th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Died

12 July 1944

Born

Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

France 12 July 1944

Revisions

Date24 Jul 2021 18:06:50
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

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

Date27 Sep 2014 18:24:45
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7489 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database