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Irving C Gleason

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by fighters and crashed near New Wegeralaben in B-24 #4440086

Service

People

  • Robert McElyea

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner, Engineer | 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
    Killed in Action (KIA) on 7 July 1944, while flying B-24 Liberator 44-0086 on a mission to Bernburg, Germany. ...

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. ...

  • 856th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-40086

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 #4440086 was shot down by fighters and crashed near New Wegeralaben, Germany.

Events

Event Location Date
Born Detroit, Michigan
Died 7 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:13:30 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7831

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