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Identification Tag, James C. Spross

Connections

Units

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 427th Bomb Squadron

People

  • James Spross

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 6 x combat missions. Failed to Return (FTR) Bremen in B-17 42-31233 20-Dec-43; A/C hit by Me110 launched rockets. Crashed near Bremen, Prisoner of War(POW). MACR 1707. Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 September 2020 17:56:32 bombercommand Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

NARA, KU Reports https://catalog.archives.gov/id/142681621

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