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Leslie Coan Alexander

Military

MacGregor J. Crew

Service

Units served with

  • 381st Bomb Group

    381st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 381st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Ridgewell, Essex between June 1943 and April 1945. The Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit Citations, the first for bombing shipyards at Bremen, whilst under heavy attack, on 8 October 1943 and...

  • 532nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102664 Happy Bottom

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 24/3/44; Kearney 14/4/44; Dow Fd 29/4/44; Assigned 532BS/381BG [VE-F] Ridgewell 19/5/44; Missing in Action 8m Munich 16/7/44 with Jack MacGregor, Co-pilot: Jim Schomburg, Navigator: John Krc, Bombardier: Alex Stepanich, Flight...

  • 42-107112 Sleepy Time Gal

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 24/2/44; Gr Island 3/3/44; Grenier 24/3/44; Assigned 532BS/381BG [VE-O] Ridgewell 6/4/44; 47+m Returned to the USA Bradley 29/5/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 18/11/45. SLEEPY TIME GAL....

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 December 2018 23:43:46 Skeeter Changes to aircraft associations
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Melody A Szadkowski

Date Contributor Update
13 December 2018 23:41:59 Skeeter Changes to highest rank
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Melody A Szadkowski

Date Contributor Update
11 December 2018 23:57:25 Skeeter Changes to middlename, nickname, highest rank and aircraft associations
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Melody A. Szadkowski (daughter)

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

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.381st.org/UnitHistory/Data/Roster.aspx

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