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R S Carter

Military

Damaged by flak and crashed at Ladelung on 8/4/44 in B-24 44-40135, Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 856th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Prisoner of war 4 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 December 2020 16:29:18 general ira snapsorter Changes to nickname, biography, events, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/display-partial-records.jsp?dt=466&sc=11675...

Date Contributor Update
11 December 2020 17:35:13 jmoore43 Changes to nickname and biography
Sources

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.
Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.
Flagged as a "NAME_ISSUE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7714

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