William B Gaillard

Military

Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-17 #42-37866, Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

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Units served with

The insignia of the 447th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 447th Bomb Group 708th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

New York State

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 1944-04-29

Revisions

Date8 May 2020 19:53:33
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

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

Date27 Sep 2014 18:27:43
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4250 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database