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Gordon M Allen

Military

Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-17 #4230433 'Miss Donna Mae. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

Units served with

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 410th Bomb Squadron

    410th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

Aircraft

  • 42-30433 Jimmy Boy, Miss Donna Mae

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/6/43; Gore 2/6/43; Smoky Hill 12/6/43; Rapid City 19/6/43; Geiger 22/6/43; Smoky Hill 23/6/43; Dow Fd 5/7/43; Assigned 410BS/94BG [GL-U] Rougham 5/7/43 JIMMY BOY; Missing in Action Posnan 11/4/44 with Merrill Vaughn, Co-pilot: Bob...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 11 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:38 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4437 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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