William Edward Fields

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army Air Forces

HOMETOWN
Fort Wayne, IN

HONORED BY
Janet Lichlyter, Daughter

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

REAR GUNNER AND PHOTOGRAPHER IN A-20 HAVOC AIRCRAFT WITH THE 416TH BOMB GROUP. FLEW 50 MISSIONS INCLUDING TWO ON D-DAY. SHOT DOWN IN FRANCE AUGUST 8, 1944. GERMAN PRISONER OF WAR FROM AUGUST 1944 THROUGH APRIL 1945.