Victor D Datlenko

Military

Crashed near Wilsnock on 10 Apr 45 in B-17 'Heavy Date' #43-38788, Prisoner of War (POW).

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Units served with

A pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8258) of the 401st Bomb Group. Image by Robert Astrella. Written on slide casing: '48258 14 A, Mount Farm.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Heavy Date
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 612th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 1945-04-10

Revisions

Date16 Aug 2021 21:59:48
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added punctuation in the "Summary biography" to aid readability.

Date14 Jul 2017 13:06:45
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- MACR 13913,;
- href="http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=1568">http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=1568>

Date27 Sep 2014 18:26:27
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 13913 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database