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George L Eifel Jr

Military

Shot down by flak and crashed at Schoondiyke on 7/11/44 in B-24 'Satan's Mate' #42-100341, Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 753rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Chicago, Illinois
Prisoner of war 11 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2020 17:51:10 jmoore43 Changes to nickname and aircraft associations
Sources

Added "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.
Added a connection to A/C #42-100341 listed in the "Summary biography".

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2020 17:48:58 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

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

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:01 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6929 & Page 275 of the book LIBERATORS OVER EUROPE by Mackay, Bailey & Scorza, D790G458 &

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