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Albert E Steelhammer

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). Mid air collision and crashed near Hughling in B-17 "Bunky", 42-31542.

Service

Units served with

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 323rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31542 Bunky

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 19/11/43; Spokane 22/11/43; Gt Falls 25/11/43; Wendover 7/12/43; Assigned 748BS/457BG Glatton 27/1/44 BUNKY. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Big Bend, California, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 19 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7417 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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