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Lloyd Glen Fisk

Military

Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Kendall Daskey crew. 12 x combat missions. ETD

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

People

  • Kendall Daskey

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 384th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM(OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-37788 HELL'S MESSENGER

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 28/8/43; Scott 16/9/43; Assigned 544BS/384BG Grafton Underwood 7/11/43; transferred 547BS [SO-N]; transferred to 364FG Leiston, Sfk, UK. 11/43; Returned to the USA Bradley 14/7/45; 4185 BU Independence 17/7/45; Reconstruction Finance...

  • 42-38013 "NEVADA AVENGER"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; New Castle 10/12/43; Presque Is 15/12/43; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-C] Grafton Underwood 21/1/44; sal battle damaged 27/4/44. NEVADA AVENGER. ...

  • 42-97150 'SILVER QUEEN'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/2/44; Kearney 16/2/44; Presque Is 26/2/44; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-F] Grafton Underwood 12/3/44; 544BS [SU-F]; force landed continent 10/1/45; Salvaged. SILVER QUEEN.

  • 42-97204

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 6/2/44; Gr Island 23/2/44; Grenier 13/3/44; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-K] Grafton Underwood 30/3/44; Missing in Action Gelsenkirchen 26/8/44 with Harry Rainey, Co-pilot: J.Z. Rowe, Navigator: Chas Francis, Bombardier: Walt Kendall,...

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Huron, Beadle County, SD 13 January 1915

Son of Roy Edwin and Iva Frances [Bussell] Fisk.

Enlisted Madison, WI 20 April 1942

Madison, Wisconsin

Based March 1944 – April 1944

Assigned to 547BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF.

Discharged USAAF 1 December 1945

Honourable discharge.

Died 1 January 1984
Buried Saint Patricks Cemetery, Lodi, Columbia County, WI 4 January 1984

Saint Patricks Cemetery
Lodi, Columbia County, Wisconsin

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 July 2020 16:11:07 Al_Skiff Changes to middlename, service number, biography, awards, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/record/48145581-lloyd-fisk
https://www.fold3.com/record/89559986-lloyd-g-fisk
https://www.fold3.com/record/622200673-lloyd-fisk-1915
https://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=7398
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/73379088/lloyd-glen-fisk

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2017 15:24:30 general ira snapsorter Changes to highest rank and events
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:;
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=7398

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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