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1st Lieutenant Ernest William Goodwin of Jefferson, Iowa.

Connections

Units

  • 322nd Bomb Group

    322nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...

  • 449th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Ernest Goodwin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    My father, Ernest William (Bill) Goodwin, was a B-26 pilot in the US Army Air Corps from 1942-1946. He flew 73 missions out of Andrews Airfield at Great Saling, Essex with the 322nd Bomb Group. Raised in Iowa, the son of English immigrants, he went on...

Locations

  • Andrews Field

    Military site : airfield
    The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 December 2018 01:34:01 ggcouv Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Photo collection of Gregory A. Goodwin

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