13 Feb. 1945 — Italy
S/Sgt Cecil Claflin, Shot-Down in the B-25 # 42-27670, the YANKEE DOODLE DANDY of the 340th Bomb Group, the 496th BS, on 13 Feb. 1945 MACR 12092. The Missing in Action Report was sent to Cecil's Mother in Medford, Oregon.
Cecil was captured and detained by the Germans in *** Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia Bavaria (Moved to Nuremberg-Langwasser) 49-11 ***
Barbara Ennis Connolly, PRINCESSBARBI_B25@msn.com 57th Bomb Wing Historical Researcher.