George F Cahill – Togglier

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Persoonsgegevens: George F Cahill

Thuisadres in 1945: 176 Warwick Drive, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15241

Familie:
Training:

Indiensttreding: 10 september, 1942, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Eenheid:

Crew # 42, 569th Bomber Squadron, 390th Bombardment Group, Heavy, 8th Air Force (USAAF)ASN 33333488 ??(Bombardier)/Toggler, Staff sergeant

George was een vervanger in crew # 30 Gaik voor slechts 1 missie

Missies:

27 missies: 1 met crew # 32, 1 met crew # 30, 7 met crew # 31, 2  met crew # 26, 1 met crew # 38, 12 met crew # 42, 2 met crew # 28, 1 met crew # 40Laatste missie: 9 februari, 1945, missie # 253 naar Weimar, Duitsland        

Position                           Crew #  Date    AC serial #  Mission Target

1 Bombardier/Togglier 32 441022 297846 208 Munster,Germany
2 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441102 338274 213 Merseburg,Germany
3 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441104 338274 214 Neunkirchen,Germany
4 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441106 48306 215 Neumunster,Germany
5 Bombardier/Togglier 26 441109 2102967 216 Saarbrùcken,Germany
6 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441110 2107184 217 Wiesbaden,Germany
7 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441121 338665 219 Giessen,Germany
8 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441126 2107010 220 Hamm,Germany
9 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441129 48306 221 Hamm,Germany
10 Bombardier/Togglier 38 441202 239926 223 Koblenz,Germany
11 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441224 48306 229 Zellhausen,Germany
12 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441225 2107010 230 Morscheid bridge,Germany
13 Bombardier/Togglier 26 441227 2102967 231 Fulda,Germany
14 Waist Gunner 28 441228 239926 232 Koblenz,Germany
15 Waist Gunner 28 441229 297846 233 Frankfurt,Germany
16 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441230 48306 234 Kassel,Germany
17 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441231 48306 235 Hamburg,Germany
18 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450103 338643 237 Fulda,Germany
19 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450114 48206 243 Derben,Germany
20 Bombardier/Togglier 40 450117 339064 244 Hamburg,Germany
21 Bombardier/Togglier 30 450120 46121 245 Heilbronn,Germany
22 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450121 48306 246 Mannheim,Germany
23 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450129 48306 249 Kassel,Germany
24 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450201 48306 250 Wesel,Germany
25 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450203 48306 251 Berlin,Germany
26 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450206 48306 252 Chemnitz,Germany
27 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450209 48306 253 Weimar,Germany
MIA/KIA/OVERLEEFD:

Overleefd

Na de oorlog:

Contact sinds 2007 met George via een vriendin van hem, Nancy Holland; George had beloofd een biografie door te sturen, maar nog niet ontvangen

Biografie:

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Personal information: George F Cahill

Hometown: 176 Warwick Drive, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15241

Family:
Training:

Enlistment: September, 10, 1942, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Unit:

Crew # 42, 569th Bomber Squadron, 390th Bombardment Group, Heavy, 8th Air Force (USAAF)ASN 33333488 ??(Bombardier)/Toggler, Staff sergeant

George was a replacement in crew #  30 Gaik for only 1 mission

Missions:

27 missions: 1 with crew # 32, 1 with crew # 30, 7 with crew # 31, 2  with crew # 26, 1 with crew # 38, 12 with crew # 42, 2 with crew # 28, 1 with crew # 40Last mission: February 9, 1945, mission # 253 to Weimar, Germany        

Position                           Crew #  Date    AC serial #  Mission Target

1 Bombardier/Togglier 32 441022 297846 208 Munster,Germany
2 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441102 338274 213 Merseburg,Germany
3 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441104 338274 214 Neunkirchen,Germany
4 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441106 48306 215 Neumunster,Germany
5 Bombardier/Togglier 26 441109 2102967 216 Saarbrùcken,Germany
6 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441110 2107184 217 Wiesbaden,Germany
7 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441121 338665 219 Giessen,Germany
8 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441126 2107010 220 Hamm,Germany
9 Bombardier/Togglier 31 441129 48306 221 Hamm,Germany
10 Bombardier/Togglier 38 441202 239926 223 Koblenz,Germany
11 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441224 48306 229 Zellhausen,Germany
12 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441225 2107010 230 Morscheid bridge,Germany
13 Bombardier/Togglier 26 441227 2102967 231 Fulda,Germany
14 Waist Gunner 28 441228 239926 232 Koblenz,Germany
15 Waist Gunner 28 441229 297846 233 Frankfurt,Germany
16 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441230 48306 234 Kassel,Germany
17 Bombardier/Togglier 42 441231 48306 235 Hamburg,Germany
18 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450103 338643 237 Fulda,Germany
19 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450114 48206 243 Derben,Germany
20 Bombardier/Togglier 40 450117 339064 244 Hamburg,Germany
21 Bombardier/Togglier 30 450120 46121 245 Heilbronn,Germany
22 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450121 48306 246 Mannheim,Germany
23 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450129 48306 249 Kassel,Germany
24 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450201 48306 250 Wesel,Germany
25 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450203 48306 251 Berlin,Germany
26 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450206 48306 252 Chemnitz,Germany
27 Bombardier/Togglier 42 450209 48306 253 Weimar,Germany
MIA/KIA/SURVIVED:Survived
After the War:

Since 2007 contact with George through a friend of him, Nancy Holland; George promised me to give me his biography, but till now I didn’t receive anything.

Biography:

 

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