Thomas O NICHOLS

"Tom"

 

Nickols
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER06556174
AGE30 yo
DATE OF BIRTH28 février 1914 Los Angeles County CALIFORNIA
STATELos Angeles County CALIFORNIA
FAMILYSingle
RANKS/Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENTSkilled pattern and model makers, except paperCALIFORNIA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT13 october 1942 Los Angeles CALIFORNIA
SQUADRON326th Bomb Squadron
GROUP92nd Bomb Group
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH13 august 1944Photo
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHSt-Clair-de-Halouze
DATA PLAN

B-17 Fortress - type G-70-BO - s/n 43-37848 JW*S "Scrappy Mike"

b17
Macr: 8078
Mission: Bombardement.
Take Off : Station 109 Podington, Bedfordshire UK

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
C43
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air MedalPhoto FDLM
usaf 8air force 92bg326bs
 
 

Crew of B-17 Fortress - type G-70-BO - s/n 43-37848 JW*S

"Scrappy Mike"

2nd Lieutenant Lawrence M "Larry" BRECHBILL Pilot Dead Lake View Cem. Kendallville, Indiana USA * O-761232 - Né en 1916 - INDIANA
2nd Lieutenant Raymond L "Ray" SCHULTZ CoPilot Dead Kossuth Cem n°1, Francis Creek, Wisconsin USA * O-711031 - 19 ans - Né le 05/09/1924 - WISCONSIN
2nd Lieutenant David H "Dave" VANCE Navigator Dead Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer (14) - D.19.47 * O-720384 - AM+1/PH - UTAH
1st Lieutenant Thomas Wesley "Tom" CROSBY Bomber Dead White Chapel Mem Gardens, Wichita, Sedgwick Co, Kansas USA *

O-762626 - 21 ans - Né le 20/08/1922 -

Fils de Maragaret Gertrude (Martin) Spurlock - KANSAS 

Déclarer Dead le 14/08/1944

T/Sergeant Frank VONDRICH Radio Dead Inconnu 13185715 - 20 ans - Né le 26/11/1923 - PENNSYLVANIA
S/Sergeant Thomas O "Tom" NICHOLS Gunner Dead Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer (14) - C.4.3 * 6556174 - AM/PH - CALIFORNIA
Sergeant Ray E THOMPSON Gunner Dead Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer (14) - B.15.25 * 38456002 - AM/PH - TEXAS
Sergeant Maxwell O "Max" HARTLINE Gunner Prisoner   Inconnu
S/Sergeant James P "Jim" SANDS Gunner Dead Inconnu 35324835 - OKLAHOMA

b 17

 

42 37848 stele

Plaque tribute to the crew of the B17 at St Clair de Halouze

42 37848 stele 1

SOURCES INFORMATIONS & IMAGES http://www.aerosteles.net/stelefr-stclair-b17

INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov - 92ndma.org - Findagrave.com
PICTURE SOURCEJean Marc BEBERT
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud