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Lester W Bohne

Military

Service

People

  • Janel Hamilton

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Engineer | 388th Bomb Group
    Jan was born on August 10, 1912. To George S. and Winifred Hamilton and also had a brother Jack. He also had a paper route when he was 12-13. His father died early. His mother was a very charming woman who everybody called "Mom". ...

  • Billy Hulsey

    Military | Second Lieutenant | B17 Navigator | 379th Bomb Group
    My grandfather told tale of being a young man, a slurried night out with his buddies and the pact among them- to go enlist and end WWII! With crazy notions of all being together forever, he was the only one that held his word. But that is the kind of...

Units served with

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

Missions

  • 824

    9 February 1945

  • 833

    16 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum Membership List, July 2000

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