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Lloyd G Stovall


32 missions

AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ DFC



  • John Ryan

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 398th Bomb Group
    air medal

Units served with

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allies...

  • 602nd Bomb Squadron


  • 42-97252 Devil's Mistress

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 11/2/44; Rapid City 5/3/44; Dow Fd 28/4/44; Assigned 398BG Nuthampstead 6/5/44; no ops, transferred 510BS/351BG [TU-K] Polebrook 24/5/44; 103m Returned to the USA Bradley 11/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 21/10/45;...

Associated Place

  • Nuthampstead

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43, Nuthampstead was the nearest Eighth Air Force heavy bomber base to London. It had three concrete runways, 50 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. It was first occupied from September 1943 to April 1944 by the 55th...


Event Location Date
Born Hall County, Georgia 5 May 1921
Lived in Guilford County, NC, USA 1943
Enlisted Camp Croft, South Carolina 29302, USA 18 January 1943
Died 1 January 2002


Date Contributor Update
07 August 2016 01:42:15 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, events, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations

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

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / self