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Joe C Powell Jr

Military

Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 42-110153. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

Units served with

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 858th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-110153

    B-24 Liberator
    Shot up over Germany, dropped out of formation and was never seen again. 10 KIA, MACR 5240

Events

Event Location Date
Born San Antonio, Texas
Killed in action 19 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 September 2020 18:53:50 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5240

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