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Lawrence W Barger

Military

Shot down 24 May 1944 in B-17 #42102624. Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

People

  • Clarke Johnson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 100th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24-May-44 in B-17 42-102624. Killed in Action (KIA). Awards: PH

  • Thomas Tracy

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 100th Bomb Group
    Shot down 24 May 1944 in B-17 42-102624. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-102624

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 19/3/44; Hunter 9/4/44; Dow Fd 29/4/44; Assigned 349BS/100BG [XR- ] Thorpe Abbotts 1/5/44; Missing in Action Berlin 24/5/44 with Clarke Johnson, Co-pilot: Ray Lund, Navigator: Tom Tracy, Bombardier: Willard Hahn, Flight engineer/top...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Metropolis, Illinois, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 24 May 1944

Revisions

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

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5170 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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