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Randolph Cheatham Moore

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Units

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 349th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Randolph Moore

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Killed in A/C #42-38053 'Cap'n Crow' in a form up accident over the base on 7 May 1944. Target was Berlin. The plane had flares stored in the top turret and for some reason they exploded and the pilot ordered the crew to bail out The pilot Wright and...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 March 2015 12:37:49 usxpat Created entry with caption and unit associations
Sources

findagrave.com, photo from the Charlotte [North Carolina] Observer, 25 May 1944

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