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Frank A Mills


Shot down 25 June 1943 in B-17 #4229892. Killed in Action (KIA).



  • Thomas Lyons

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator/Gunner | 379th Bomb Group
    Thomas Lyons was Radio Operator in the 379th Bomb Group / 557th Bomb Squadron. He was killed on his 4th mission on 25 June 1943 in B-17 #42-29892. Killed in Action (KIA).

Units served with

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

  • 527th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-29892

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 6 Marcg 1943; Sioux City 18 March 1943; Kearney 8 April 1943; Bangor 14 April 1943. Assigned 527BS/379BG [FO-N] Kimbolton 22 April 1943. Missing in Action Bochum 25 June 1943 with Pilot: Douglas K. Groom; Co-pilot: Frank T. Pulaski;...


Event Location Date
Born Cambridge, Ohio, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 25 June 1943
Died 25 June 1943


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:56 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1758 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database