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Emerson B Powers

Military

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...

  • 733rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Whitman, Massachusetts, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Tychowo, Poland 20 February 1944

Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow (formerly Heydekrug) Pomerania, Prussia (moved to Wobbelin Bei Ludwigslust) (To Usedom Bei Savenmunde) 54-16

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 June 2021 19:52:50 jmoore43 Changes to service number, events and place associations
Sources

Added POW Camp info to the POW event and a S/N from WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added an association to Stalag Luft 4 per WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 2780 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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