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Louis A Alier

Military

On return from mission to Hamm, Germany was followed by enemy and shot down over home base. see watts book, p74

Service

Units served with

  • 467th Bomb Group

    467th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 467th Bomb Group, or the "Rackheath Aggies" as they came to be known, flew B-24 Liberators on missions from April 1944. Its air crews became known for their accuracy and the Group had the best overall standing for accuracy within the Eighth Air...

  • 791st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-52445

    B-24 Liberator
    Shot from the rear by ME-410 intruder aircraft that entered the landing pattern of returning ships. Crashed near Barsham, Suffolk. 7 crew killed. 3 gunners bailed out safely.

Missions

  • 311

    22 April 1944

Events

Event Location Date
Born 12 April 1921
Died Barsham, Suffolk UK 22 April 1944
Buried Farmingdale, NY USA

Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA. Plot H 8522.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 May 2015 17:14:34 usxpat Changes to service number, events, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations, mission associations and media associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 2604679
Night of the Intruders, Ian McLachlan, ©1994, 2010
www.usaafdata.com
http://www.the467tharchive.org/libraryshelftwo.html

Date Contributor Update
15 March 2015 12:56:40 usxpat Changes to events and media associations
Sources

findagrave.com

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Watts book, p 74

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