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John A Gray, Staff Sergeant, USAAF. S/Sgt John A. Gray flew 27 missions, from 01/05/1944, mission #12, to 05/30/1944, mission #79. He served as a Radio Operator. He was taken prisoner on 05/30/1944.

Connections

Units

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 614th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Gray

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-17 #42-97440 'Flak Rat II', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Locations

  • Deenethorpe

    Military site : airfield
    Deenethorpe was a base purpose-built for American heavy bombers, with the Class A regulation 2,000 and 1,400-yard runways. All the buildings on site,such as the accommodation and administrative blocks, were temporary. In December 1943, several local...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 November 2020 13:48:22 general ira snapsorter Changes to aircraft associations
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Removed aircraft association not depicted in the image. Aircraft association is made in the PERSON record.

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2020 22:06:56 gsenande Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
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http://401bg.org

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2020 22:05:46 gsenande Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
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http://401bg.org
http://www.stalagluft4.org/

Date Contributor Update
12 February 2016 13:32:16 gsenande Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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personal photo of John A Gray

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