ARTICLES AVEC LE TAG : "12 juillet 1944"



In Memoriam · 07 juin 2021
Second Lieutant GRAHAM , army serial number 0-691991 , was born on the 31 of august 1921 and have been killed during the crash of B24 bomber serial number 42-78202 in the woods between villages of Saint Martin de Pallière, Varages and Brue Auriac Southern France on the 12 of july 1044 at about 10 am aged of 22. Boddy was sent back to United stades and he is burried at Calvary cemetery, woodside, Queens, New York.

In Memoriam · 07 juin 2021
Lt. Frank DENSTAD was killed in action on July 12, 1944 on a mission to Nimes, France. Aircraft was shot down by enemy fighter planes near Saint Martin de Palière, France. He was a co-pilot of a B-24G Liberator bomber (AAF S/N 42-78282) with the 766th Bomb Sq (H), 461st Bombardment Group, 15th Air Force stationed in Torretta, Italy. Frank graduated from Granite High School and enlisted in June, 1942. He was assigned to overseas duty in January 1944 and had completed 32 missions over enemy...

Musée virtuel · 07 juin 2021
Au mois d'aout 2020, est retrouvé par le pur hasard dans une vieille décharge proche de Varages ce casque d'équipage de pilote de bombardiers Américain. d'Aprés nos recherches, et compte tenu du lieu de sa trouvaille, il y à 99% de chances que ce casque ait appartenu à l'un des membres de l'équipage du Bombardier B24 liberator Matricule : 42-78202 surnommé "Hi-Ho Silvet" avion numéro 50 de la vague de bombardiers qui volait ce jour là en 2em position de la formation qui allait...