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Frank J Bylinowski

Military

Crashed at Klosterholz on 10/7/44 in B-17 'Marzi Doats' #42-102454, Prisoner of War (POW).

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-102454 Marzi Doats

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/3/44; Gr Island 24/3/44; Dow Fd 5/4/44; Assigned 413BS/96BG [MZ-T] Snetterton 6/4/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 7/10/44 with George Anglen, Co-pilot: Pat Calvarese, Navigator: Carl Friedman, Bombardier: Lou Cerkas, Flight...

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Oregon, Illinois
Prisoner of War (POW) Tychowo, Poland 7 October 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
23 May 2021 19:50:48 jmoore43 Changes to service number, biography, 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).
Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 9353 / MACR 9353; Snetterton Falcons, pg 200 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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