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Harold P Whidden Jr

Military

Prisoner of War (POW) - shot down on 9/27/44 on Kassel mission in B-24 41-29579.

Service

Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born St Albans, New York
Prisoner of war 27 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 September 2020 04:23:18 jmoore43 Changes to nickname
Sources

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:11 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic, 31 July 1944 Roster AAF #124 MACR 9387 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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