The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...
Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed at Duerna in B-24 #4240172
Flown on the August 1, 1943 low-level Ploesti mission returning safely to Libya. ...
|Born||Beaufort, North Carolina, USA|
|KIA||France||15 August 1944|
|27 September 2014 18:19:01||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8422 / MACR 8422, http://www.801492.org/MainMenu.htm / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database