Backus, Marvin L. - Sgt[Wiki]

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Sgt Marvin L. Backus flew 26 missions, from 02/21/1945, mission #211, to 04/19/1945, mission #253. He served as a Ball Turret Gunner and Waist Gunner.

Sgt Backus served with the following crewman: Sgt Frank W. Bailey, Flt O Lafanre L. Berneburg, Sgt John F. Bramble, Flt O Clifton J. Bruscher, S/Sgt Wilbur E. Bush, 2nd Lt Jerry A. Coates, 2nd Lt Byran L. Cosden, Sgt Charles B. Dick, T/Sgt Hugh R. Ferguson, 2nd Lt Phillip B. Funk, 2nd Lt Wiley R. Haggard, Sgt Charles F. Hennig, Sgt Raymond A. Herchenrother, 2nd Lt Walter Janeczek, Sgt Carl Johnson, Sgt James W. Key Jr., 1st Lt John E. Kollar, 2nd Lt Joseph M. Maloney, S/Sgt Waverly W. Moore, Sgt John W. Peters, Sgt Bruce A. Raines, 2nd Lt Frank R. Seavey, S/Sgt Bernard D. Weinstein and 2nd Lt Charles B. Young

Recorded Missions

#DateMissionAircraftCrew
102/21/1945 Nurnburg (#211) 42-31730 Morning Star Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
202/22/1945 Ludwigslust (#212) 42-97395 Chute The Works Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
302/26/1945 Berlin (#216) 42-102468 The Farmer's Daughter Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
402/27/1945 Leipzig (#217) 42-102468 The Farmer's Daughter Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
503/01/1945 Heilbron (#219) 43-37706 Satan's Chillen Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
603/02/1945 Chemnitz (#220) 43-38160 "Day And Night" Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
703/03/1945 Chemnitz (#221) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
803/10/1945 Hagen (#225) 43-38862 Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
903/11/1945 Bremen (#226) 43-39125 Der Grossarschvogel Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1003/15/1945 Zossen (Berlin) (#229) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1103/17/1945 Molbis (#230) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1203/19/1945 Plauen (#232) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1303/21/1945 Hopsten (#233) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1403/22/1945 Barmingholten (#234) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1503/23/1945 Gladbeck (#235) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1603/30/1945 Bremen (#239) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1703/31/1945 Weimar (#240) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1804/05/1945 Ingolstadt (#242) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
1904/07/1945 Luneburg (#243) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2004/08/1945 Halberstadt (#244) 43-38677 Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2104/10/1945 Oranienburg (#246) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2204/14/1945 Royan (#248) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2304/15/1945 Royan (#249) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2404/16/1945 Regensburg (#250) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2504/18/1945 Traunstein (#252) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1
2604/19/1945 Falkenburg (#253) 42-102947 D-Day Dottie Lafanre L. Berneburg Crew #1