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B-17 Flying Fortress Crew, 42-37768

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  • Brady Adkins

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #42-37768. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Cowan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #4237768. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Arthur Desmond

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #4237768. Prisoner of War (POW). PUC/ POW

  • Burt Emerson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #4237768. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Noel Hillyard

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner

  • Noel Hillyard

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #4237768. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Murray Nadel

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 534BS, 381BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Oschersleben in B-17 42-37768; Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 1943 Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Sutton

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 42-37768. Killed in Action.

  • Kenneth Taylor

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #42-37768, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • P A Waggoner

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #42-37768, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

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Aircraft

  • 42-37768

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 23/8/43; Gr Island 18/9/43; Assigned 526BS/379BG [LF-J] Kimbolton 19/10/43; Missing in Action Oschersleben 11/1/44 with P.A. Waggoner Jr, Co-pilot: Burt Emerson, Navigator: Herb Young, Bombardier: Art Desmond`surrendered four days...

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Date Contributor Update
25 May 2021 18:53:10 Belinda Wommack Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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