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Warren F Neilsen

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) 20 January 1945 in AC #446601.

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Service

Units served with

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • 728th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6601 LUCKY LADY

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 21/9/44; Grenier 7/10/44; Assigned 728BS/452BG Deopham Green 13/10/44; Missing in Action Heilbronn 20/1/45 with Cecil Belton (EVD- joined Dutch Resistance); Co-pilot: Andy Shanks, Navigator: Carl Chillberg, Bombardier: Claude Bogert,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Provo, Utah, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Hollland 20 January 1945
Died 20 January 1945
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 August 2016 15:50:56 A. van Erp Changes to awards and events
Sources

www.wwiimemorial.com

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:06 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

ABMC, MACR 11796 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 11796 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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