Left to Right:
Major Robert J. Rooney (P), SSGT Herbert M. McCleary (G), SSGT Sebastian F. DiNapoli (G)
416th BG - 670th BS - 9th AF
Military site : airfield
Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...
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