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Carl F Altimus Jr

Military

Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/12/44 in B-17 'Hell's Belle' #44-6111, Interned (INT).

Service

Units served with

  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

  • 749th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Omaha, Nebraska

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 May 2020 01:23:54 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 18:05:06 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6925

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