East, Charles Thomas

Individual Personnel Data
Name East, Charles Thomas   
Rank Second Lieutenant
Serial Number O-683231   
Unit Assignments Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #136 dated 5 November 1943
Duty Navigator
MOS1034 - Navigator
Last Duty Date 26 November 1943
Results Killed In Action
Final Resting Place or Memorial: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, The Netherlands: Plot E Row 17 Grave 25
Related Documents Missing Air Crew Report # 1663 (16.365 MB)
Photo Album:Crew Photo Album

Crew Composition When Assigned to the 384th BG
Replacement Combat Crew
2nd Lt. Holland, John BenjaminPilotPOW
2nd Lt. Procopio, Frank AdolphCo-pilotPOW
2nd Lt. East, Charles ThomasNavigatorKIA
2nd Lt. Witt, Thomas GeraldBombardierPOW
S/SGT. Lazarz, Walter JohnRadio Operator / GunnerPOW
S/SGT. Winfree, James HillardEngineer / Top Turret GunnerPOW
SGT. Lisenby, Lennon ClevelandBall Turret GunnerPOW
SGT. Britt, Julian AustinTail GunnerPOW
SGT. Newman, Angus LeeFlexible GunnerPOW
SGT. Parsons, Roland WestleyFlexible GunnerPOW

Missions, Aircraft, Crews
This individual was credited with 1 Combat Mission.
Number Date Target Position Aircraft Mission/Sortie Information
37 26 November 1943 Target: City Center
Type: Non-Military
Location: Bremen, Germany
Navigator 42‑31042 Combat Mission Credit
Damaged by enemy aircraft; crashed near Hagen, Germany; MACR 1663
Sortie Report

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