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Theodore Romaine Aylesworth




  • Rollins Barry

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Marvin Brayn

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • William Kelly

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Lackovich

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Richard Muir

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier/Navigator | 416th Bomb Group

  • Richard Shaefer

    Military | Major | Pilot - Squadron Commander- Asst. Group Ops Officer | 416th Bomb Group
    Lieutenant General Richard F. Shaefer is deputy chairman, NATO Military Committee at Brussels, Belgium. ...

Units served with


  • 43-21717

    A-20 Havoc
    Assigned to 668BS, 416BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Ahutte Railhead. Hit by flak over target, seen to be spinning end over end. Crashed near Schuller, Germany [4 x KIA] 25-Dec-44. MACR 11668. ...

  • 43-9701

    A-20 Havoc
    Assigned to 668BS, 416BG, 9AF USAAF.

  • 43-9750 Cille

    A-20 Havoc

  • 41-39218

    A-26 Invader

  • 43-21712

    A-20 Havoc

Associated Place

  • Wethersfield

    Military site : airfield
    Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...

  • Laon/Athies

    Military site : airfield

  • Melun

    Military site : airfield


Event Location Date
Born Liberty, Pennsylvania 19 February 1914
Enlisted Harrisburg, PA 14 March 1938
First 416th BG Combat Mission Bernay, France 4 March 1944
Final 416th BG Combat Mission Sonderhausen, Germany 8 April 1945

Flew 28 combat missions

Died Wellsboro, PA 20 June 2001
Enlisted Liberty, PA 23 June 2001

Salem Lutheran Cemetery
Liberty, Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA


Date Contributor Update
06 March 2021 01:40:19 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations