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Frank A Mills

Military

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

Service

People

  • 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

    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

Aircraft

  • 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;...

Events

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

Revisions

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

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

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