Wade Henderson Flannery

Military

Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. John Shelley crew. 32 x combat missions. ETD

Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 384th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 547th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-707203
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator - MOS 1034
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Civilian
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Nevada avenger
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 546th Bomb Squadron 547th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Pelican Lake, WI 6 August 1923 Son of Clifford Melvin and Mabel Clarabelle [Kornely] Flannery.

Enlisted

Milwaukee, WI 5 January 1943 Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Other

Promotion

8 June 1944 Promoted to Staff Sergeant.

Died

Buried

Forest Home Cemetery Rhinelander, Oneida County, WI Forest Home Cemetery Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin

Based

Grafton Underwood Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF.