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John J Donahue

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) Shot down on 9/27/44 on Kassel mission in B-24 #4129579

Service

Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Eugene, Oregon, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 27 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic, 2AD Roll of Honor MACR 9387 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 9387 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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