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Carroll Espenett Dearborn

Military

The missions in his bio were gleaned from mission records/load lists. They do not represent his complete combat mission log

Service

Units served with

  • 340th Bomb Group

    340th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated on 20 August 1942. The 340th Bombardment Group trained with B-25's for duty overseas. They arrived in the Mediterranean theater in March 1943. Assigned first to the Ninth Air Force and later (in August 1943) to the Twelfth. Served in combat...

  • 487th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Maywood, Illinois 26 August 1915
Enlisted Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 27 May 1942
Combat Mission Ferrara, Italy 15 July 1944

43-27510 7F
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Ile de Rattoneau, France 27 August 1944

43-27531 7R
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Tortona, Italy 13 September 1944

43-27731 7S
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Rimini, Italy 17 September 1944

43-27531 7R
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Cittadella, Italy 23 September 1944

43-27531 7R
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Casalecchio, Italy 12 October 1944

43-27540 7E
P - Holley

Combat Mission Ronco Scrivia, Italy 15 October 1944

43-27731 7S
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Imola, Italy 20 October 1944

43-27541 7B
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Padua, Italy 5 November 1944

43-27570 7H
P - VJ Miller

Combat Mission Ponte Tidone, Italy 11 November 1944

43-27731 7S
P - Love

Separated from Active Service Sioux City, Iowa 11 February 1945
Lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania April 1950

2312 North Park Avenue

Died Alexandria, Virginia 14 November 1999
Buried Alexandria, Virginia 23 November 1999

Ivy Hill Cemetery
Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia, USA
PLOT 42-50-3A

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 February 2022 04:02:46 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/24981403/carroll-dearborn
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/3147/images/41226_24214...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/24981403/carroll-dearborn
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=3693&h=14700088...
http://57thbombwing.com/340th_History/487th_History/missions/340thMissio...

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