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Walter W Mallard Jr

Military

Shot down 19 May 1944 in B-24 #44-40152, Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 858th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Trenton, North Carolina
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 19 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 July 2020 01:43:28 jmoore43 Changes to events
Sources

Added a location for the POW event per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).

Date Contributor Update
06 July 2020 00:53:15 jmoore43 Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

Added a connection to A/C #44-40152 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date Contributor Update
06 July 2020 00:50:41 jmoore43 Changes to service number and events
Sources

Added a POW event and a S/N per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).

Date Contributor Update
20 May 2020 20:16:26 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:03 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 5243

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