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Kenneth P Garwood

Military

Shot down 23 May 1944 in B-17 #4231657 'Wildfire II. ' Plane ditched in Channel. Returned to base. Also shot down on 6/20/44 in B-17 #42102612 near Magdeburg Prisoner of War (POW)

POW

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-102612

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 18/3/44; Hunter 11/4/44; Grenier 18/5/44; Assigned 339BS/96BG [QJ-U] Snetterton 21/5/44; Missing in Action Magdeburg 20/6/44 with Dick DeBrandes, Co-pilot: Glen Harrison, Navigator: Bill Northington, Bombardier: Joe Armstrong, Radio...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Saranac Lake, New York, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 20 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5897 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Roll of Honor; MACR 5897; Snetterton Falcons, pg 149

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