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John L Craven

Military

INT Damaged by flak and crashed in Switzerland on 7/13/44 in B-17 #42107137
John died of cancer 25th June 1991

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-107137

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 2/3/44; Kearney 22/3/44; Grenier 27/4/44; Assigned 349BS/100BG [XR-O] Thorpe Abbotts 3/5/44; Missing in Action Munich 13/7/44 with Chas Harding, Co-pilot: Ben Wilson, Navigator: Tom Hunt, Bombardier: John Craven, Flight engineer/top...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Wichita, Kansas, USA
Interned (INT) France 13 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 November 2020 11:10:35 Helen Changes to biography
Sources

'Splasher Six'

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:22 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7502 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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