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Old 11th December 2017, 23:49
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460th BG - Two Events in 1944

Hello,
Seeking details of two events that involved a/c of the 460th BG.

First one -
14th June 1944
762nd BS
Mission 46 - Petfurdo Oil Plant, Hungary.
MACR 6303
Pilot: 2Lt. Benjamin F. Crawford - O- 802069

The Radio Man T/Sgt. David A. Walsh - 11098594 bailed out, becoming a POW at Stalag Lift 4.

Second one -
10th October 1944
762nd BS
Mission 107
Plave/Susegana Highway Bridge, Italy
MACR 9044
Pilot: Captain Harlan R. Logan, O-789728.

Two crew bailed out, they were -

Navigator: 2Lt. Wesley M. Olson - O-2056632 of Wisconsin
And
Ast Eng/Nose Gunner: Cpl. Harold H. Ebe - 36860248 of Michigan.
Both remain MIA and are remembered on the Tablets of the Missing, Florence American Cemetery, Impruneta, Italy.


Details of these losses are welcome as would be the a/c serial numbers which are not in the MACR's.

Many thanks
Alex
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