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John F Emerson

Military

Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-24 #42100279 'Tuffy. ' Plane crashed into Zuider Zee. Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 67th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Santa Monica, California, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 29 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4464 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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