The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
POW Crashed on 10/18/44 in B-17 #4337608. Downed by flak and crashed on a road between Vaalvijk and Cappelle, Holland.
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 4/5/44; Hunter 16/5/44; Grenier 3/6/44; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-W] Snetterton 3/6/44; Missing in Action Cologne 18/10/44 with Edwin Rabadue, Co-pilot: George Rohrer, Navigator: Elliot Schriner, Bombardier: Stan Nold, Flight engineer...
|Born||Iola, Kansas, USA|
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Belgium||18 October 1944|
|27 September 2014 18:06:15||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 10260 / MACR 10260; Snetterton Falcons, pg 194, 200 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database