DUNCAN, James Harold
Name: James Harold DUNCAN
Born 27 January 1920
Birthplace: Henderson, North Carolina
Age at arrival in Buchenwald: 24
Died 9 September 1950, KIA in Korea (declared dead 31 March 1954), age 30
Service ID: O-817641
Service Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Air Group: 8th Air Force, 390th Bomb Group, 568th Bomb Squadron
Airbase: Framingham, Suffolk UK
Aircraft: B-17 42-31114
Date shot down: 8 June 1944
Fate of crew: 1 KIA, 9 evaded, one of those captured (Duncan).
Evasion summary: See evasion/helper file.
Boxcar Transport: 15-20 August 1944, in boxcar #1 or #2
Buchenwald ID: 78300
Notes on Buchenwald internment:
Transferred from Buchenwald to: Stalag Luft III, North Compound
Kriege ID: 8136
Notes on SLIII internment:
Subsequent transfer to: Stalag XIII-D, Nurnberg.
Notes on internment: Marched to SVIIA in April 1945.
Liberation: 29 April 1945 by units of the 14th Armored Division from Patton’s Third Army.
Repatriation from ETO:
Notes on Post-War period: