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Photo montage of some of B-17 42-29807 crew members. 305th Bomb Group.

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Units

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 364th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Edgar Lott

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 19 August 1943 in B-17 #42-29807 'Lady Liberty', Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Joseph McGinley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 19 August 1943 in B-17 #42-29807 'Lady Liberty', Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Donald McGowan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 19 August 1943 in B-17 #42-29807 'Lady Liberty', Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Emil Radosevich

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 19 August 1943 in B-17 #42-29807 'Lady Liberty', Prisoner of War (POW).

Aircraft

  • 42-29807 LADY LIBERTY

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 21/2/43; Gore 7/3/43; New Castle 6/4/43; Dow Fd 12/4/43; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-B] Alconbury 15/4/43 PATSY ANN; Framlingham 12/5/43; Horham 15/6/43; 5m, transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-O] Chelveston 17/6/43; Missing in Action Gilze...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 August 2018 10:28:45 general ira snapsorter Created entry with unit associations
Sources

Information provided by Jim Ward and Steve Crabtree, relatives of T/Sgt. Bynum Crabtree, 305th Bomb Group.

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