1/Lt. Clifford O. Williams


(F. Birtciel)

1/Lt. Clifford O. Williams

343rd FS - 23 April 1944 - 27 May 1944 (Missing in Action - Evaded)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-67875

Mission History

10 Missions

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
86 29 April 1944 Berlin (No Hours)
88 01 May 1944 Brussels (Type 16) (2:30 Hours)
  04 May 1944 Berlin (Aborted) (1:05 Hours)
89 07 May 1944 Berlin (1:50 Hours)
90 08 May 1944 Berlin (4:45 Hours)
93 12 May 1944 Brux (3:45 Hours)
94 13 May 1944 Posen (4:45 Hours)
95 19 May 1944 Berlin (5:00 Hours)
97 21 May 1944 Chattanooga No. 1 (4:45 Hours)
99 23 May 1944 Misc. Targets in France (4:45 Hours)
102 27 May 1944 Ludwigshaven (2:50 Hours)
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Born in Village Mills, Texas on 17 October 1921.
Entered service from Silsbee, Texas.
ASN - O-756133
23 April 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
27 May 1944 - Missing in Action
Shot down by flak in northern France, east of St. Leger.
Belly-landed plane in sugar-beet field and evaded capture with the help of the French Resistance.
MACR No. 05281
September 1944 - Returned to the United Kingdom
September 1944 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
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