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Michael Peter Morenelis

Military

Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-17 #42-5885 'Kipling's Error III'. Plane crashed into Baltic, Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-5885 Kipling's Error III

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Long Beach 20/4/43; Lowry 5/5/43; Smoky Hill 25/5/43; Dow Fd 2/6/43; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-T] Snetterton 12/6/43; Missing in Action Rostock 11/4/44 with Harry Johnson, Co-pilot: Luther Bailey, Navigator: Herb Springer, Bombardier: Bill...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Brockton, Massachusetts
Killed in Action (KIA) Poland 11 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2021 22:11:44 jmoore43 Changes to middlename, service number and events
Sources

Changed the label of the “Died” event to "Killed in Action (KIA)" per info in the "Summary biography".
Updated Middle Name & Added S/N per MACR 3809 at Fold3.com.
SOURCE: https://www.fold3.com/image/29622044

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2021 21:02:17 jmoore43 Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

Added an association to the A/C #42-5885 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2021 21:01:08 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added an association to the A/C #42-5885 listed in the "Summary biography".
Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:12 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3809

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