Stanley A Dahlman

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 46215 - Back Row - Left to Right T/Sgt. Andrew Muzik, Radio (POW 21 May 43); 2nd Lt. Ed Reynolds, Bombardier; 1st Lt. Norm Retchin, Pilot (POW 21 May 43);...

Shot down 17 August 1943 in B-17 #42-29559 'Stupntakit' Killed in Action (KIA).

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 33261416
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator / Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 19040558 and O-729796
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot / Co-pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 15068629
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Engineer / Top Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32351637
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Assistant Engineer / waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 13031786
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Assistant Radio Operator / Ball Turret Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Stupntakit
  • Unit: 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 323rd Bomb Squadron

Missions

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Rosholt, South Dakota, USA 13 August 1921

Enlisted

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States 4 April 1942 Enlisted as a Private in the Air Corps

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

near Testelt, Belgium 17 August 1943 Killed in the explosion of the aircraft as he was seen to jump out.

Buried

Bethania Cemetery, Rosholt, South Dakota, United states Was intially buried at the Saint-Trond (Sint-Truiden) military cemetery on 19 August 1943. His remains were repatriated to the United States after the war.

Revisions

Date19 Apr 2015 15:54:05
ContributorED-BB
Sources

NARA WWII Enlistment records
MACR 278
Research on his fellow crew members for website www.evasioncomete.org

Date27 Sep 2014 18:25:17
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 278 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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