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Clyde Hathorne


Killed in Action (KIA) shot down by flak and crashed at Dunkirk in B-24 #4295233


Units served with

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

  • 732nd Bomb Squadron


Associated Place

  • Old Buckenham

    Military site : airfield
    Allocated to the Eighth Air Force as a bomber base in 1942, Old Buckenham was built during 1942-43 with three concrete runways, 50 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. The station was the exclusive home for the 453rd Bomb Group, equipped...


Event Location Date
Born Florence, South Carolina, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Belgium 24 June 1944
Died 24 June 1944


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:33 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6233 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database