2/Lt. William Laubner


(Robert M. Littlefield)

2/Lt. William Laubner

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

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-68079

Mission History

07 Missions

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
n/a 28 February 1944 (Red 2) (Returned early at 1421 due to 'right tach out')
  02 March 1944 (White 2)
n/a 03 March 1944 (Spare - Returned at 1237 as no place to fill)
  09 March 1944 (Yellow 2)
n/a 18 March 1944 (Spare)
  22 March 1944 (White 2)
  23 March 1944 (Red 2)
n/a 24 March 1944 (Spare - Returned home early as no place to fill)
  27 March 1944 (Blue 2)
n/a 08 April 1944 (Spare)
  09 April 1944 (White 4)
74 15 April 1944 Jackpot (Yellow 2)
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Born in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany, 23 November 1919.
ASN - O-753686
13 February 1944 - Joined the 38th Fighter Squadron
15 April 1944 - Prisoner of War
MACR No. 04063
Crash landed, after being shot down by flak.  Made prisoner of war at Stalag Luft III.  Liberated on 29 April 1945 by General Patton from Moosburg.
Awards
Memories Bill Laubner 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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