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SGT Charles Edward Blackburn
Waist Gunner
91st BG - 323rd BS - 8th AF
KIA - 4 February 1943

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Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 323rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Charles Blackburn

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 4 February 1943 in B-17F 41-24544 'Pennsylvania Polka' while serving as Waist Gunner. Killed in Action (KIA). Air Medal, Purple Heart

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2021 23:33:34 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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