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Roman Ley, Zachary Taylor National Cemetery

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

  • Roman Ley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) crashed near Teplitz in B-17 'Green Hill' #4338958

Aircraft

  • 43-38958 Green Hill Belle

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 23/10/44; Dow Fd 1/11/44; Assigned 427BS/303BG [GN-H] Molesworth 2/11/44; Missing in Action Leipzig 6/4/45 with Melvin Alderman, Roman Ley, George Thomas, Howard Weinberg, Raoul Prieto, Bill Toler, Don Beebe, Jesse Moore (8 Killed in...

Missions

Locations

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 May 2021 01:10:36 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Ancestry.com. U.S., National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962
"U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012"; School Name: McKinley High School; Year: 1938 (photo portrait)

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