Assigned to 558BS, 387BG, 9AF USAAF. Damaged by AAA and crew bailed out 22-Feb-45.
The 387th Bomb Group flew just under thirty missions with the Eighth Air Force before being transferred to the Ninth Air Force in October 1943. The Group remained at Chipping Ongar, Essex after being reassigned and continued to hit targets in France....
Military site : airfield
The air base was constructed by the 831st Engineer Battalion (Aviation) in late August 1942. The 387th Bomb Group were the only American group to be based there, flying B-26 Marauders in strategic missions over France, first for the Eighth and then for...
|Assigned||Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5, UK||1944|
Assigned to 558BS, 387BG, 9AF USAAF.
|Crashed||22 February 1945|
Damaged by AAA and crew bailed out 22-Feb-45.
|17 May 2018 21:04:24||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|