2/Lt. Julius M. Hummel


(Robert M. Littlefield)

2/Lt. Julius M. Hummel

38th FS - 13 February 1944 - 15 April 1944 (Prisoner of War - Escapee)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-68157

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
68 08 April 1944 Brunswick (Blue 4)
74 15 April 1944 Jackpot
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Born in Sandwich, Illinois, 2nd July 1921
Home of Record - Yorkville, IL
ASN - O-754510
Known as "Joe".
13 February 1944 - Joined the 38th Fighter Squadron
15 April 1944 - Prisoner of War
MACR No. 04064
Lt. Hummel was the 55th's only Escapee during WW2.

Passed away on 07th December 2004

Awards
Memories Julius Hummel relates his experiences Reproduced with kind permission of Mr. Robert M. Littlefield from the author's book Double Nickel - Double Trouble

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