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Richard M Adams

Military

Shot down 9 April 1944 in B-24 #42-110040 'Carol Marie'. Landed in Sweden. Interned.

Service

Units served with

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bombardment Group was organized on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field, near Boise, Idaho. The initial training of the air crews took place in Florida. The entire group was assembled Wendover Field, Utah. Both air and...

  • 712th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Interned (INT) Sweden 9 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 April 2020 19:30:31 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

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

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3660 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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