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Earle Allen Van Popering

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 544th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-38850

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 28/9/44; Bismark 2/10/44; Grenier 12/10/44; Assigned 544BS/384BG [SU-D] Grafton Underwood 8/12/44; Missing in Action Sterkrade, Ger 22/1/45 with Earle Van Popering, Gene Dzjowski (2 Killed in Action); Bill Doheny, Russell Schulz, Dick...

Events

Event Location Date
Born McPherson, Kansas, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Belgium 22 January 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 June 2015 03:31:57 bombercommand Changes to surname, middlename, nickname and unit associations
Sources

http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=4080

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 11994 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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