John S. Gonzales Updated: 03 JAN 2012
Airman: e667004.htm Surname: Gonzales Init: J S Rank: S/Sgt Service: USAAF Sqdn: 410
P_link: p186.htm Plane: B17 42-3187 Operation: Bomb G Crash_site: Sea S of Langeland
Crash_d: d130643 Buried_d: e667 C_link: e667.htm At_Next: USA
"Under et bombetogt til Kiel (her)
den 13. juni 1943 blev amerikanske bombere angrebet af tyske jagere over
Østersøen, hvor en del blev skudt ned.
Staff Sergeant John S. Gonzales var Rear Gunner.
Han antages at være begravet i USA. (Kilde: AOD)
On a bombing raid to
on 13 June 1943
were attacked by German fighters over the Baltic Sea, where a
considerable number were shot down.
T/Sgt Louis L. Julliard and 2nd Lt Glenn W. McMurty from B17 42-29702, 2nd Lt Herbert C. Wood from B17 42-30118 and 2nd Lt Wilson F. Brown from B17 42-3187 were all buried in Magleby Churchyard, Langeland.
Staff Sergeant John S. Gonzales was the Rear Gunner. He is believed to rest in the USA. (Source: AOD)
a drawing of the crew of
Photo of a B-17 + B-17s in airmen.dk and
B-17 Ball Turret, Ammunition and the story of a Ball