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Warren J Adams


Shot down 29 April 1944 in B-17 #42-31556, Killed in Action (KIA).



Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 368th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-31556

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 21/11/43; Gr Island 3/12/43; Kearney 8/12/43; Presque Is 10/12/43; Assigned 368BS/306BG [BO-D] Thurleigh 4/1/44; Missing in Action Berlin 29/4/44 with Warren Lutz, Co-pilot: Tom Johnson, Navigator: Ed O’Neill, Bombardier: Jim Knox,...


Event Location Date
Born New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 29 April 1944
Died 29 April 1944


Date Contributor Update
26 April 2020 19:49:11 jmoore43 Changes to biography

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

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:08 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4240 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database