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Lawrence H Anderson

Military

Crash landed at Culverton, Devonshire on the return from a mission to Frankfurt, GR on 20 Mar 1944 in B-17G #42-39858. TD. A bomb from one of the planes above them hit the nose and instantly killed Lt. Anderson and sheered the nose off. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

Units served with

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • 730th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Oregon
Died 20 March 1944
Buried

Revisions

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

ABMC, Roll of Honor, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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