Thomas McCASLIN

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER17038437
AGE26 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1918
STATEDouglas County NEBRASKA
FAMILYFather: George MCCASLIN
RANKS/Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT NE
DATE of ENLISTEMENT3 january 1942 Fort Crook NEBRASKA
SQUADRON555th Bomb Squadron
GROUP386th Bomb Group
ARMY9th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH8 juillet 1944mccaslin thomas j tombe
STATUSMIA
PLACE OF DEATHBaron-sur-Odon
DATA PLAN

B-26 Marauder - type B-55-MA - s/n 42-96087 "YAO"

B26 MARAUDER
Mission: HeadQuarter Allemand from Caen (14)
Macr: 6283


Take Off: Station 164 Great Dunmow, Essex UK


Felled by the flak - Explosion in flight

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
Wall of Missing
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Distinguished Flying Crossdfc
Air Medal + 11 OLCam11olc
usaf  9af386bg555bs
 
 

Crew of B-26 Marauder - type B-55-MA - s/n 42-96087 "YAO"

Lieutenant-Colonel Don L WEISS Pilot

Dead

Arlington Cem. Virginia

O-437629 - DFC/Air Medal+10/Purple Heart
1st Lieutenant Axel P SLUSTROP CoPilot

Dead

Arlington Cem. Virginia

O-738483 - DFC/Air Medal+9/Purple Heart
1st Lieutenant David MESEROW Bomber

Dead

Arlington Cem. Virginia

O-732880 - DFC/Air Medal+10/Purple Heart
1st Lieutenant George H HAZLETT Navigator

Dead

Arlington Cem. Virginia

O-794005 - DFC/Air Medal+11/Purple Heart
T/Sergeant Robert E PERKINS Gunner

Dead

Cim Air Medal Colleville-sur-Mer

33297432 - Air Medal+8/Purple Heart
S/Sergeant John H CANTY Gunner

Dead

Cim Air Medal Colleville-sur-Mer

11072858 - DFC/Air Medal/Purple Heart
S/Sergeant Thomas MCCASLIN Gunner

Dead

Cim Air Medal Colleville-sur-Mer

17038437 - DFC/Air Medal+11/Purple Heart
Capitaine Orville D THATCHER Passager Dead O-356255 - IOWA - Médecin
B26 1-B26 2

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