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Leonard Abramowitz


Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Lechfeld on 9 Apr 45 in B-24 'Final Approach' #42-52457


Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 752nd Bomb Squadron



Event Location Date
Born Denison, Texas, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 9 April 1945


Date Contributor Update
04 March 2021 20:41:11 DScorza458BG Changes to surname

Name was mispelled, Abranowitz. I have many records with the correct spelling Abramowitz

Date Contributor Update
24 March 2020 18:09:33 jmoore43 Changes to biography

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:33 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 13911 / MACR 13911 & SECOND AIR DIVISION by Turner Publishing Company, D790.A2S45, 1998, page 192 & Page 272 of the book LIBERAORS OVER NORWICH by Mackay, Bailry & Scorza, 2010, D790G4582010 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database