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Edwin J Loughran

Military

Shot down by fighters and crashed E of Qukenbruck, GR on a mission to Klein Machow, Berlin on 6 Mar 1944 in B-17F #42-30278 'Sly Fox'. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Service

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Aircraft

  • 42-30278 Sly Fox

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 8/5/43; Gore 9/5/43; Kearney 29/5/43; Dow Field 19/6/43; Assigned 550BS/385BG [SG-G] Gt Ashfield 20/6/43; transferred 418BS/100BG [LD-R] Thorpe Abbotts 9/43; Missing in Action Berlin 6/3/44 with Zeb Kendall, Co-pilot: Edwin Loughran,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Bronx, New York
Died 6 March 1944
Buried Netherlands American Cemetery, Margratan, The Netherlands (Wall of the Missing)

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 November 2015 18:26:21 Jenny Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

Information added from duplicate record. Sources: MACR 3016 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3016, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces

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