William C Chaney Jr

Military

Crashed near Grodzisk on 18 Mar 45 in B-17 'Kentucky Winner' #42-102481, Returned to Duty (RTD).

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Units served with

The insignia of the 385th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Kentucky Winner
  • Unit: 385th Bomb Group 550th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Springfield, Ohio

Revisions

Date19 Dec 2020 18:26:42
Contributorjmoore43
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Added punctuation to the "Summary biography" to aid clarity.

Date28 Sep 2020 22:04:05
Contributorjmoore43
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Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date22 May 2020 16:11:01
Contributorjmoore43
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Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:27:45
ContributorAAM
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 13141