Norman Raymond GELLERMAN

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER37309882
AGE27 yo
DATE OF BIRTHDecember 1917 Saint-Paul MINNESOTA
STATEMINNESOTA
FAMILY--
RANKT/Sergeant
FONCTIONMechanic Gunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--MN
DATE of ENLISTEMENT--
SQUADRON36th Bomb Squadron
GROUP482nd Bomb Group(328th Service Group)
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH2 march 1944gellerman norman r tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHHem Hardinval
DATA PLANB-24 Liberator - type DSA - s/n 42-63792
b24
Mission: Op Musician 4 - Airdrop weapons maquis of the Aisne
Take Off: Station 102 d'Alconbury, Cambridgeshire UK
Shot down by flak 23:00 - Low Altitude to evacuate - landing on the belly - after explosion.
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
A1332
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air MedalPhoto FDLM
usaf    8AIRFORCE 36bs
 
 

Crew of B-24 Liberator - type DSA - s/n 42-63792

1st Lieutenant Frank Green McDONALD Pilot Prisoner - Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang
2nd Lieutenant Thomas H KENDALL Navigator Prisoner - Stalag 7A Moosburg
2nd Lieutenant Edward Francis SHEVLIN Bomber Prisoner - Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang
2nd Lieutenant Frederick Clyde KELLY CoPilot Escape - Evasion par Pyrénées/Espagne/Gibraltar
T/Sergeant Norman Raymond GELLERMAN Mec/Gunner Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer A13.32 37309882 - AM/PH
T/Sergeant Warren Lewis ROSS Radio/Gunner Prisoner - Stalag Luft 6 Heydekrug
S/Sergeant Edward Henry DECOSTE Gunner Prisoner - Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow
S/Sergeant Leroy Ellsworth GOSWICK Disp Prisoner - Stalag Luft 4 Gross-Tychow

B24 93BG    gellerman norman stele

Stele tribute to Hem Hardinval


INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE - Fr.geneawiki.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud