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2nd Lt Cecil C McNeish 837BS, 437BG, 8AF. Navigator on B-17G 44-8746.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 487th Bomb Group

    487th Bomb Group

    The 487th Bomb Group began operations as preparations for D-Day were reaching their crescendo and played their part by bombing airfields in northern France. Like the 486th Bomb Group, the 487th switched to B-17 Flying Fortress for missions from 1...

  • 837th Bomb Squadron


  • Cecil McNeish

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 837BS, 487BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Orannienburg 15-Mar-45 in B-17G 44-8746. 15-Mar-45. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 13089 Awards: AM, PH. AM/ PH


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05 April 2018 16:11:10 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations

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