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Richard W Jones

Military

Part of the Barmasse Crew

Service

People

  • Edmund Barmasse

    Military | Pilot | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

  • Jerome Berndt

    Military | Bombardier | 486th Bomb Group
    Part of the Barmasse crew

  • Edward Bruschke

    Military | Waist Gunner | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

  • Francis Dolley

    Military | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

  • Albert Doyle

    Military | Tail Gunner | 486th Bomb Group
    Part of the Barmasse crew

  • William Solomon

    Military | Radio Operator Gunner; Waist Gunner | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

  • Richard Walker

    Military | Ball Turret Gunner | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

  • Charles Yeager

    Military | Co-Pilot | 486th Bomb Group
    Member of Barmasse crew

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Units served with

  • 486th Bomb Group

    486th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 486th Bomb Group flew both B-24s and B-17s, swapping from the former aircraft to the latter in late July 1944 after 49 missions. In total the Group flew 292 missions during the war and remarkably the 834th Bomb Squadron lost no aircraft or...

  • 833rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-98008 American Beauty

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 30/4/44; Kearney 14/6/44; Presque Is 5/7/44; Assigned PFF 834BS/486BG [2S-G] Sudbury 7/7/44; 61m transferred 92BG Podington 7/7/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 8/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 11/7/45; Reconstruction Finance...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 January 2021 14:01:41 RayWells Changes to person associations
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changes to connections

Date Contributor Update
16 January 2021 13:44:17 RayWells Changes to role and biography
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Changes to job and Bio

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

486th BG/833rd BS / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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