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Norman C Clark

Military

Crashed at Orival on 8/13/44 in B-24 'Wild Pussy' #42-52529, Evaded (EVD).

Service

People

  • Richmond Wollstein

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Crashed at Orival in B-24 'Wild Pussy' #42-52529, Killed in Action (KIA). According to witnesses, the plane was hit by flak and started burning, some of the men bailed out, 3 evaded and 4 became Prisoner of War (POW)'s. One of the crew said the plane...

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Garrison, Texas, USA 22 April 1923
Shot Down Orival, France 13 August 1944

Evaded capture

Died Jay, OK 74346, USA 2 June 1995
Buried Jay, OK 74346, USA 4 June 1995

Duffield Memorial Cemetery
Jay
Delaware County
Oklahoma, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 August 2020 19:09:14 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
11 May 2015 21:12:39 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events and person associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:38 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7912 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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