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Donald W MacKinnon

Military

Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #42-52584 'Worry Bird II', Killed in Action (KIA).

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People

  • Warren Allender

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Boston, Massachusetts 1922
Lived in Suffolk County, MA, USA 1942
Enlisted Boston, MA, USA 26 October 1942
Died Hemeldonk, 2275 Lille, Belgium 9 May 1944
Buried 1945

Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial
Neuville-en-Condroz
Liège, Belgium

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 May 2020 19:22:51 jmoore43 Changes to biography
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Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
02 January 2017 01:48:56 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank and events
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http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=56359544&PIpi=7768...
466th BG Archives - 466th BG Roll of Honor

Date Contributor Update
12 August 2015 17:41:36 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 December 2014 02:27:40 466thHistorian Changes to awards and events
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 December 2014 02:27:00 466thHistorian Changes to service number, events, person associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4803

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