William Boomhower

Military

Shot down 1 December 1943 in B-17 #4230033 'Little America. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

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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

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Little America
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 545th Bomb Squadron 547th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Greenville, New York, USA

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

Germany 1943-12-01

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:27:29
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1335 / MACR 1335, http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=… / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database