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George H Coursen

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). B-26C #41-34713. MACR 1498. On mission to St Omer a/f, France, bombs from a higher flight struck wing. AC went down in the target area.

Service

Units served with

  • 323rd Bomb Group

    323rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 323rd Bombardment Group operated with B-26 Marauders, American medium bombers. They were the first Eighth Air Force Group to fly a medium level bombing mission with this aircraft on 16 July 1943. After flying a total of 33 missions with the Eighth,...

  • 454th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Died 23 November 1943
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:57 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Combat Chronology, Losses of 8th AF / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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