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Charles E Jennings

Military

Forced to ditch in the North Sea after being hit by flak and/or fighters on the return from an aborted mission to Genshagen on 6 Mar 1944 in B-24J #42-100288 'Maj. Hoople'. KIA.

Service

Units served with

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 707th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Lima, Iowa, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 6 March 1944
Died 6 March 1944
Buried Ohio

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 March 2021 22:04:48 jmoore43 Changes to service number
Sources

Added S/N per MACR 2966 at Fold3.com.
SOURCE: https://www.fold3.com/image/37105444

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:35 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2966 / MACR 2966, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces; The History of the 446th Bomb Group, pg 68 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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