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Sgt Ernest P Lewis, 455BG.

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  • 455th Bomb Group

    455th Bomb Group

    Group
    The group was activated July 1943 with four essentially stand-alone bomb squadrons: 740th, 741st, 742nd, and 743rd. After a somewhat nomadic training regimen with dilapidated equipment, the pieces of the group came together at Langley, VA in October...

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  • Ernest Lewis

    Military | Sergeant | Waist gunner
    Assigned to 743BS, 455BG, 15 AF USAAF. Prisoner of War (POW). Romania capitulated in Aug-44, freeing the crew, killed by bomb fragment in Luftwaffe revenge raid. Killed in Service (KIS). Awards: POW, PH.

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16 February 2022 18:00:27 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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