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Bernard Glanzer

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) crashed on 15 Feb 45 in B-17 'Big Cassino' #4231887

Service

Units served with

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 335th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31887 'Big Casino'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 31/12/43; Kearney 15/1/44; Assigned 412BS/95BG [QW-K] Horham 15/2/44; 336BS [ET-K], transferred 335BS [OE-F] 21/10/44; 103m, Missing in Action Frankfurt 17/2/45 with Carlyle Schaad, Co-pilot: Theo Flora, Navigator: John Keeney,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Long Island City, New York, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 15 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:04:27 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 12378 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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