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Charles M 'Doc' Noonan of the 379th Bomb Group

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Units

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

  • 526th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Charles Noonan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) in B-17G #42-38185 during a mission to Schwienfurt. Noonan was killed by a flak fragment, from an exploding shell that pierced his heart.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 September 2021 12:23:23 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

From a newspaper clipping in the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, 5 August 1948 via newspaper.com

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