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Edward L Reintgen

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) Damaged by flak and ditched in channel on 8/11/44 in B-24 #42110089
It was his very first mission.

AM, PH

Service

Units served with

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    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...

  • 734th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-110089

    B-24 Liberator
    Ditched in North Sea on 11 August 1944.

Events

Event Location Date
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 February 2022 10:16:18 Helen Changes to biography
Sources

453rdBG newsletter March 1995

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:32 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR no #

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