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George M Alseth Jr

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). AC #44-49297 Failed to return from mission behind enemy lines.

Service

Units served with

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

  • 859th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-28910 The Old Goat

    B-24 Liberator
    On 19 April 1945, B-24 41-28910 (858th BS, 492nd BG) crashed from unknown cause off coast of Norway. All 11 crew killed. MACR 14191.

Events

Event Location Date
Born Minnesota
Died 19 April 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:03 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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

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