13 August 1944
13 August 1944
Military | Staff Sergeant | Topographical Draftsman
Map makers for 325th RECON WING
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Chief of Staff | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
Croix Militaire Voluntaire
Military | Major | Commanding Officer | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
August 19 1944 earned Silver Star for outstanding achievement. SS/ AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster
Military | Master Sergeant | Chief Clerk Headquarters | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
Chief clerk for 7th Photo Group/325th Photo Recon beginning 1944; possible connection with 8th AAF Hdqtrs CMD? bronze star
Military | Staff Sergeant | Navigator / Cameraman | 25th Bomb Group
Took off from Watton at 1500 hours. Failed to return from PR mission to Nijmegen-Eindhoven area in Mosquito with pilot Lt Robert A Tunnell. Lt Tunnell's Mosquito was hit by ground machine-gun fire and crashed on Plantlunne airfield. Killed in Action ...
Military | Photographic Laboratory Commander | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
Military | Major
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
Military | Captain | Model Section, Planning and Targets
Developed new method for making bomber target models known as the egg-crate method. Bronze Star
Military | Sergeant | Intelligence Non-Commissioned Officer; Air Operations Specialist | 25th Bomb Group
Assisted in the collection, evaluation, interpretation and distributing of information of enemy and counter intelligence activities and safeguarding of military information; prepared combat briefs for officers regarding disposition of enemy troops and...
Chase camera A/C on Anvil mission to V3 long range cannon battery, Mimoyecques, France. Drone A/C explosion flipped NS569 up several hundred feet, knocking out the port engine with debris coming through the nose injuring the observer Lt Daniel J...
Failed to return - Pilot blinded by searchlights causing him to crash at Plantlunne airfield, Germany - Capt Robert A Tunnell - KIA, S/Sgt John G Cunney (nav) - KIA. MACR 8991.