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Louis E Cooper


1st Lt Louis E. Cooper flew 34 missions, from 08/08/1944, mission #125, to 01/01/1945, mission #189. He served as a Pilot.

1st Lt Cooper served with the following crewman:
2nd Lt Benedict R. D'Agostini,
2nd Lt George O. Ellis,
Sgt Charles M. Gue,
Sgt Ralph I. Lawrence,
T/Sgt Cloyd E. Loper,
Sgt Harry J. Maroncelli,
S/Sgt Charles H. Rignall,
S/Sgt Myron W. Sexton,
S/Sgt Bascom B. Sherrill Jr.,
S/Sgt Charles E. Smith,
1st Lt Kaye M. Spansel
2nd Lt Harold P. Swisher



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    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 401st Bomb Group
    Harry Maroncelli served as a ball turret gunner with the 401st Bomb Group, flying missions out of Deenethorpe, England. He completed 34 combat missions.

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Units served with

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

Associated Place

  • Deenethorpe

    Military site : airfield
    Deenethorpe was a base purpose-built for American heavy bombers, with the Class A regulation 2,000 and 1,400-yard runways. All the buildings on site,such as the accommodation and administrative blocks, were temporary. In December 1943, several local...


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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2017 11:54:26 Lucy May Changes to biography and place associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:09 AAM AAM ingest

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