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Frank C Oberg

Military

Crashed at Anderton on 9/28/44 in B-17 #44-6107, Prisoner of War (POW).

Service

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...

  • 526th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6107

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Available: 2 May 1944 ...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Hynes, California, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 28 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 February 2021 22:22:18 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:58 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 9361 / MACR 9361; 379th Bombardment Group Anthology, pg 330 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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