William J Sheehan

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Shot down 22 December 1943 in B-24 #42-7638 'Big Banner'. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Squadron
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Big Banner
  • Unit: 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs 66th Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Bellerose, NY 11001, USA

Other

Killed in Action (KIA)

1943-12-22

Revisions

Date28 Feb 2020 21:21:53
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added S/N per MACR 1714 at Fold3.com - see: https://www.fold3.com/image/28709592

Date28 Feb 2020 05:58:18
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added a "#" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date20 Dec 2017 11:09:05
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Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia;
- MACR 1714

Date27 Sep 2014 18:28:23
ContributorAAM
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database