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Stanley M Briggs Jr

Military

Shot down at Madgeburg on 9/11/44 in B-24 #42-95258, Prisoner of War (POW).

Service

Units served with

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1 Mar 42 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15 May 42. the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida, to continue advanced flight training and also to fly antisubmarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico. They...

  • 329th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Missions

  • 541

    11 August 1944

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born New Orleans, LA, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Tychowo, Poland 11 September 1944

Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow (formerly Heydekrug) Pomerania, Prussia (moved to Wobbelin Bei Ludwigslust) (To Usedom Bei Savenmunde) 54-16

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 December 2021 19:03:24 jmoore43 Changes to service number, biography, events and place associations
Sources

Added POW Camp info to the POW event and a S/N from WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added an association to Stalag Luft 4 per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
07 December 2016 15:01:45 general ira snapsorter Changes to surname, suffix, biography, events and mission associations
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- MACR 8838

Date Contributor Update
15 May 2015 21:32:13 OReedergranddaughter Changes to surname and middlename
Sources

american air museum

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8838 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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