2/Lt. William C. DuBose


(Robert M. Littlefield)

2/Lt. William C. DuBose

38th FS - 26 May 1944 - 17 June 1944 (Evader)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 43-28274

Mission History

13 missions

Mission List

55th FG Mission #

Date Target
104 29 May 1944 Pseon-Sorau-Cottbus (flew as Yellow 2)(shared in 1 barge destroyed and 3 barges damaged)
106 31 May 1944 Schwete (flew as Blue 2)(early return at 11:50 as escort)
108 02 June 1944 Support PRU in France (flews as Blue 2)
109 03 June 1944 Area Support-Coastal Targets (flew as Yellow 4)
114 06 June 1944 D-Day Area Support (flew as Blue 2) mission #3 fo 44
117 06 June 1944 D-Day Area Support (flew as Blue 4) mission#4 fo 44
120 07 June 1944 D-Day Plus 1 A.S. (flew as Yellow 2) mission #5 fo 44
126 07 June 1944 D-Day Plus 1 A.S.(flew as Yellow 2) mission #7 fo 44
132 08 June 1944 D-Day Plus 2 A.S. (flew as Yellow 4) mission #8 fo 44
148 12 June 1944 Rennes (flew as Yellow 2) fo383
149 12 June 1944 Bridge in France (flew as spare)
151 14 June 1944 French Targets (flew as White 2)
152 15 June 1944 Hanover (flew as Blue 2)
154 17 June 1944 Bridge in France (flew as Yellow 2)
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes

Born in San Francisco, California, 27th March 1924.
ASN - O-757965
26 May 1944 - Joined the 38th Fighter Squadron

MACR No. 05941

Awards
Memories William "Bill" DuBose tells his story entitled "Evading the Enemy".  Reproduced with kind permission of Mr. Robert M. Littlefield from the author's book Double Nickel - Double Trouble
   

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