Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...
Miles Master DL778, assigned to VIII Air Force Service Command, 8AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
An RAF station which in 1944 was home to Douglas C-47 Skytrain lodgers.
|Crashed||County Down, UK||30 September 1942|
Landing accident Ground Loop RAF Long Kesh, County Down, Ireland Cat 4 damage, pilot Lt Harry M Thron, 30-Sep-42.
|Assigned||Hendon, London NW4, UK|
Assigned to VIII Air Force Service Command, 8AF USAAF.
|04 February 2016 12:05:41||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|