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Douglas New Taylor, Aviation Cadet, Shaw Field, SC, May, 1942

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  • Douglas Taylor

    Military | Major | Pilot
    Douglas Newton Taylor was born in New Haven, CT on 19 February 1915. His mother passed away when Doug and his brother Howard were young. Their father, Albert, was an engineer working in the Central Americas, so Doug and Howard lived with their aunt in...

Aircraft

  • 41-17792 Nana

    B-26 Marauder
    On 8 July, 1943 'Nan' 41-17792 of the 444th Bomb Squadron was part of an attack on the Gerbini Airdrome No. 11 in Sicily. The aircraft crashed on takeoff from the airfield at Massicault, Tunisia. The pilot was Robert C. Burns, the copilot was Douglas...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 September 2020 14:23:49 Vaughn Changes to collection
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Taylor Family Collection

Date Contributor Update
13 September 2020 16:26:00 Vaughn Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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Taylor Family Collection

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