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Arlyn C Aronson

Military

Shot down 9 April 1944 in B-17 42-38162. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 614th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-38162

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/1/44; Gr Island 16/1/44; Assigned 614BS/401BG [IW-R] Deenethorpe 22/3/44; Missing in Action Marienburg 9/4/44 with Bill Dawes, Co-pilot: John Pratt, Navigator: John Schuberg, Bombardier: Russ Van Noy, Flight engineer/top turret...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Castlewood, South Dakota, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 9 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 July 2017 14:23:58 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography and events
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia;
- http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=527

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3940 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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