Walter Lewis Harvey

Military

Object Number - UPL 7597 - 42-1102661, SU-L, 544th Bombardment Squadron, BIG DOG

Shot down 24 April 1944 in B-17 #42-31346 'Shack Rabbit.' Evaded, MACR 4355. E&E Report #1103.

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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 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 35666456
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Waist Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-521326
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot, Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 11057514
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Waist Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-734835
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 16052210
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Shack rabbit
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Broadway Rose
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 388th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron 546th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • Date: 24 April 1944

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Saginaw, Michigan, USA 8 November 1920

Other

Assigned

11 March 1943 Assigned to the 384th Bomb Group on Gowen Field (Boise, Idaho) Special Orders #70 dated 11 March 1943, John R. Way Crew, 25 combat missions.

Other

Evaded

France 24 April 1944 - 19 August 1944

Died

Saint Augustine, FL, USA 28 January 2015

Other

P

18 November 1943

Revisions

Date22 Feb 2016 20:46:20
Contributorbombercommand
Sources

E&E Report #1103

Date20 Mar 2015 18:03:17
Contributorbombercommand
Sources

MACR 4355
384thbombgroup.com

Date20 Mar 2015 18:00:22
Contributorbombercommand
Sources

MACR 4345

Date29 Jan 2015 01:30:13
Contributorbombercommand
Sources

384thbombgroup.com

Date29 Jan 2015 01:04:23
Contributorbombercommand
Sources

384thbombgroup.com

Date27 Sep 2014 18:26:57
ContributorAAM
Sources

AAIR 43-11-18-518 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4355 / MACR 4355, http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=… / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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