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Ira Marshall Fisher Jr.

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 404th Fighter Group

    404th Fighter Group

    Group
    A unit history of the 404th Fighter Group is available online as a pdf: http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf

  • 508th Fighter Squadron

    508th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    "During one of the many breaks in operations caused by weather, Lieut. Col. Cowart of the 555th Signal Aircraft Warning Battalion introduced to pilots of the [404th FB] Group a radar set known as the SCR-584 (Signal Corps Radio). It had the ability to...

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Statesboro, West Virginia 15 March 1923
Lived in Oriental, North Carolina 1942
Enlisted Miami Beach, Florida 31 January 1943
Bailed Out over Allied Territory near Sittard, The Netherlands 10 November 1944
Died near Bonn, Germany 17 December 1944
Buried 1945

Plot A Row 24 Grave 2
Ardennes American Cemetery
Neupré, Belgium

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 April 2019 23:41:54 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf
https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2238/32892_1020705388_0059-04220?pi...

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