Username

Leah Hanke

First name

Leah

Surname

Hanke

Bio

Great Great Niece of Joseph F. Hanke, Jr who lost is lift in WWII on February 16, 1944 B-24H Liberator #42-52261, nicknamed "Jodey," 736th Bomb Squadron, 454th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force, was hit by bombs from an above B-24, west of Massa Marittima, Italy, while on a mission to Cecina. The aircraft exploded in mid-air. All eleven crew aboard were killed:

Member for

6 months 1 week

Content activity

Date Content Type Title Changes Edit
Aircraft 42-78503

Media activity

It looks like you haven’t added or edited any media entries yet. We would love you to share your knowledge and your – or a relative’s – memories of the Second World War with us by creating brand new entries on the website. Add Entry