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Elliott W Schriner Jr

Military

POW Crashed on 10/18/44 in B-17 #4337608 Downed by flak and crashed on a road between Vaalvijk and Cappelle, Holland

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 43-37608 Chute the Works

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/5/44; Hunter 16/5/44; Grenier 3/6/44; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-W] Snetterton 3/6/44; Missing in Action Cologne 18/10/44 with Edwin Rabadue, Co-pilot: George Rohrer, Navigator: Elliot Schriner, Bombardier: Stan Nold, Flight engineer...

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...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Butler, Pennsylvania

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 10260; Snetterton Falcons, pg 194, 200

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