Sidney Edelstein

Military

Shot down 1 December 1943 in B-17 #42-3060 'Hell's Belle', Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Connections

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Pistol Packin Mama
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 95th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 401st Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

New York State

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 1943-12-01

Revisions

Date12 Apr 2020 22:04:11
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

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

Date27 Sep 2014 18:25:08
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1319 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database