Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #42-3436. Killed in Action (KIA). ...
A view of plot CC of the General Cemetery in Maastricht with the military graves in 1945.
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Denver 15/6/43; Redmond 15/8/43; Assigned 96BG 16/8/43; transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-R] Chelveston 18/9/43; ...
14 October 1943
This was the 2nd mission flown against the ball bearing industry at Schweinfurt, Germany and was as equally disastrous as that flown on 17-Aug-43. It came to be known as "Black Thursday". While fighter escort was dispatched, bad weather and lack of...
|01 November 2016 14:03:43||wimhm.slangen||Changes to place associations|
|01 November 2016 14:03:42||wimhm.slangen||Created entry with caption, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations|