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Arthur W Adams


Assigned to the 384th Bombardment Group, 546th Bombardment Squadron on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #36 dated 13 February 1945, Calvin C. Magleby Crew. Seventeen combat missions.


Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 546th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...


Event Location Date
Born 1925
Enlisted Harrisburg, PA, USA 22 December 1943

Residence: Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Private, Branch Immaterial


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06 January 2017 02:33:23 bombercommand Changes to media associations

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03 February 2016 02:07:23 bombercommand Changes to biography, events and media associations

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16 June 2015 21:42:26 bombercommand Changes to service number, highest rank, role, awards, unit associations and place associations

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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia /