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Stephan Greenleaf Nason

Military

Shot down 11 January 1944 in B-17 #42-31033 'Pee Tey Kun', Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 613th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31033 'Pee-Tey-Kun'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 7/9/43; Scott 11/10/43; Assigned 613BS/401BG [IN-B] Deenethorpe 26/10/43; ...

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Klamath Falls, Oregon
Prisoner of War (POW) Barth, Germany 11 January 1944

Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang Prussia 54-12

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2021 22:16:06 jmoore43 Changes to middlename, nickname, events and place associations
Sources

Added a POW event per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added an association to Stalag Luft 1 per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Removed the "Possible DUPLICATE" flag in the Nickname field and then removed the duplicate person.
Copied the "middle name" from a Duplicate person as part of a merge operation of dup people so the dup person can be deleted.

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2021 21:45:54 jmoore43 Changes to nickname and aircraft associations
Sources

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.
Added an association to the A/C #42-31033 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date Contributor Update
08 February 2021 18:21:28 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added punctuation to the "Summary biography" to aid clarity.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:22 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2507,

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