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Delmar P Woodruff


KIA Crashed at Hugena in B-17 Chatterbox #42102502


Units served with


  • 42-102502 Chatterbox

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 9/3/44; Gr Island 29/3/44; Dow Fd 7/4/44; Assigned 100BG Thorpe Abbotts 7/4/44; transferred 339BS/96BG [QJ-G] Snetterton 8/4/44; Missing in Action Politz 25/8/44 with Chas Jennings, Co-pilot: Styrlin Scogin, Navigator: Delmar...

Associated Place

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...


Event Location Date
Born Monte Vista, CO 81144, USA 6 February 1924
Died 25 August 1944
Buried Monte Vista, CO 81144, USA


Date Contributor Update
12 April 2017 09:57:48 Lucy May Changes to events and place associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:14 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 8283; Snetterton Falcons, pg 179, 187