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Original scrapbook basic training portrait of Ray A Jelle, sharpened version, and sharpened and colorized version completed by Eric Jelle 2020

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  • Ray Jelle

    Military | Corporal (5th Grade) | Medical Clerk
    CPL Ray Jelle, the son of a deceased WWI veteran of the Pacific Theater, served as a medical clerk with the 410th Bomb Group's 647th Bomb Squadron in Europe mainly and only perhaps four military service portraits of him survived to be shared after the...

Aircraft

  • 43-10127 'Mama Lou'

    A-20 Havoc
    Assigned to 647BS, 410BG, 9AF USAAF. Written off after landing accident RAF Manston 12-May-44. ...

Locations

  • Birch

    Military site : airfield
    Allocated to Eighth Air Force 1942 and built for Ninth Air Force use in 1943-1944, Birch was the temporary home of the 410th Bomb Group. It was an Eighth Air Force reserve airfield from 1944-1945, and used briefly by the RAF at the end of the war. It...

  • Gosfield

    Military site : airfield
    First used as an airfield during the First World War, when known as Royal Flying Corps/RAF Sible Hedingham, it was built as Gosfield for the Eighth Air Force and then Ninth Air Force in 1942-43. Home to first the 365th Fighter Group, then the 397th...

  • Juvincourt

    Military site : airfield

  • Paris

    Other location

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 September 2020 03:54:55 ejelle Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Eric Jelle military genealogy

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