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William J Mc Ilonie



Units served with

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 407th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-102426 'Kidley Divey'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 2/3/44; Hunter 13/3/44; Dow Fd 9/4/44; Assigned 407BS/92BG [PY-W] Podington 7/5/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 11/9/44 with Bill McIlonie, Co-pilot: Ezra Loyd, Navigator: Stan Sobotik, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Paul Garman,...


Event Location Date
Born Healey, Iowa, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 11 September 1944


Date Contributor Update
06 February 2020 04:46:16 jmoore43 Changes to surname and middlename

Corrected the name by moving the "Mc" from the middle name field to the last name field.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:24 AAM AAM ingest

MACR 8891 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database