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Kenneth Stebbins Knowlton

Military

Assigned to 334BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD

Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

People

  • Roy Ballard

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 95th Bomb Group

  • Robert Bellora

    Military | Master Sergeant | Flight Engineer/Waist Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 335BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Donald Crossley

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 333BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. Crossley was credited with 12 confirmed e/a kills. A record for 8th AF gunners. ETD Awards: DFC (OLC), AM (3OLC), GC, WWII Victory, EMEA, American Campaign.

  • William Fowler

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 95th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 335BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Munster in B-17 42-30272 'Fritz Blitz' 10-Oct-43; shot down, baled out Haakbergen, Holland, Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 1118 Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Trammell Hollis

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Waist Gunner | 95th Bomb Group

  • Mitchell McArthur

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 335BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Warren Thomas

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 95th Bomb Group
    Shot down 10 October 1943 in B-17 #42-30272 'Fritz Blitz', Prisoner of War (POW). Retired from the USAF with the rank of Chief Master Sergeant after serving in WW2, Korea and Vietnam.

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Units served with

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 334th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

Events

Event Location Date
Born Westfield, NY 14 June 1920
Enlisted Elmira, NY 14 January 1942

Elmira, New York

Based Horham 1944 – 1944

Assigned to 334BS, 95BG, 8AF USAAF.

Died 26 May 1967
Buried Panama Union Cemetery Panama, Chautauqua County, NY 29 May 1967

Panama Union Cemetery
Panama, Chautauqua County, New York

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 March 2021 16:14:39 Al_Skiff Changes to events
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10610848/kenneth-s.-knowlton

Date Contributor Update
14 March 2021 21:14:32 Al_Skiff Changes to middlename, firstname, nickname, service number, highest rank, biography, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/671365725
https://www.fold3.com/record/7332833/kenneth-knowlton-social-security-de...
https://www.fold3.com/record/83523092/kenneth-s-knowlton-wwii-army-enlis...
https://www.fold3.com/record/619647818/kenneth-knowlton-veterans-affairs...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10610848/kenneth-s.-knowlton

Date Contributor Update
12 March 2021 19:44:31 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

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

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:43 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://95thbg.org/95th_db_pages/left_formation_code/gethonoroll.php

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