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Charles Vergos

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) 27 September 1944 in B-24 41-29579. Transferred with crew 718 from 492nd BG, 857th BS, per SO#120.

Service

Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 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. ...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron
  • 857th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Illinois
Killed in action 27 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 November 2020 18:02:18 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:23 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic, SO#120, Sta HQ AAF 143, dtd 20 Aug 1944, MACR 9387, 2AD Honor Roll / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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