The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
Crashed at Klosterholz on 10/7/44 in B-17 'Marzi Doats' #42-102454, Prisoner of War (POW).
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...
|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
|23 May 2021 19:50:48||jmoore43||Changes to service number, biography, events and place associations|
Added POW Camp info to the POW event and a S/N from WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
|27 September 2014 18:10:02||AAM||AAM ingest|
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