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Sheldon Weiner

Military

Evaded (EVD) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Riders #4129342

Service

People

  • Joseph Agitata

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 'Rough Riders' #41-29342, Prisoner of War (POW).

  • John Brixus

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Riders #4129342

  • John Ferrando

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Riders #4129342

  • Jerome Jacobs

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator | 458th Bomb Group
    Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 'Rough Riders' #41-29342, Evaded (EVD).

  • Charles Lewis

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Riders #4129342

  • Basil Olney

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B=24 Rough Riders #4129342 POW

  • Lawrence Smith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner | 458th Bomb Group
    Downed on 3rd mission, escaped via underground Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Riders #4129342 Evaded (EVD) Purple Heart, 2 bronze stars

  • Paul Stoneburner

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD) Crashed at Koblenz on 9/9/44 in B-24 Rough Rideers #4129342

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Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 755th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Prisoner of War (POW) Florida, USA 9 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2016 22:40:56 SusanW Changes to media associations
Sources

Sheldon Weiner, Bombardier, 458th Bombardment Group H, 755th Bomb Squadron. Hortham St. Faith, 1944.

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2016 15:36:55 SusanW Changes to nickname
Sources

Information provided by Sheldon Weiner's daughter, Susan.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8610 / MACR 8610 & Page 283 of the book LIBERATORS OVER NORWICH by Mackay, Bailry & Scorza, 2010, D790G4582010 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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