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Richard H Johnson

Military

Shot down 20 October 1943 in B-17 #4230719 'Shatzi. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

People

  • Charles Bolig

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 390th Bomb Group
    Shot down 20 October 1943 in B-17 #42-30719 'Shatzi. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

  • John Hurst

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 390th Bomb Group
    Shot down 20 October 1943 in B-17 #42-30719 'Shatzi'. Evaded. Escape & Evasion Report E&E 323.

  • Robert Nielsen

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 390th Bomb Group
    Shot down 20 October 1943 in B-17 #42-30719 'Shatzi. ' Prisoner of War (POW). His Draft Registration card dated 16 February 1942 at the City of Erie Local Board N° 6 has his last name erroneously as Nielson...

  • George Sennatt

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 390th Bomb Group
    Shot down 20 October 1943 in B-17 #42-30719 'Shatzi'. Prisoner of War (POW).

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 569th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30719 Shatzi

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 17/7/43; Kearney 27/7/43; Scott 14/8/43; Assigned 569BS/390BG [CC-P] Framlingham 25/8/43; Missing in Action Duren 20/10/43 with Harold W. Schuyler, Co-pilot: Earl H. Rivers Jr, Bombardier: George M. Sennatt, Flight engineer/top turret...

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 20 October 1943
Died 20 October 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:36 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1039 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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