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1LT Wade Hampton Sneed, Jr.
Pilot
390th BG - 568 BS
KIA 10 October 1943

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Units

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 568th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Wade Sneed

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 17 August 1943 in B-17 42-3310 'Blood, Guts and Rust'. Plane ditched into Mediterranean Sea. Returned to base. Shot down 10 October 1943 in B-17 42-3328 'Miss Fortune', Killed in Action (KIA).

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 November 2020 03:23:07 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

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