"On 8 Feb. 1945, Co9l. Wrigglesworth, commanding the 447th Bombardment Group received appointment from Lt. Col. to Colonel. Colonel Burns of Hq. 4th Bombardment Wing is shown officiating at this occasion."
Military | Colonel
Military site : airfield
Built for the Eighth Air Force in 1942, Rattlesden had three concrete runways, 50 hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. Intended to be a twin-engine B-26 bomber base, it was originally a satellite for nearby Rougham, and first occupied from...
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Timothy Motz, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H)