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Keith F Frank

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Service

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    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...

  • 443rd Sub-Depot
  • 446th Sub-Depot
  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

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...

  • Podington

    Military site : airfield
    Built originally to accommodate two RAF bomber squadrons, the first USAAF unit to occupy the base was the 15th Bomb Squadron in September 1942. Podington was then used as a satellite for nearby Chelveston. Work to lengthen the runways, although this...

Events

Event Location Date
Assigned grafton underwood 12 February 1944

Assigned to the 443rd Sub Depot, per 443rd Sub-Depot (Class I) Morning Report, effective 12 February 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 August 2019 15:01:23 bombercommand Changes to unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=5574

Date Contributor Update
22 August 2019 14:58:41 bombercommand Changes to events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=5574

Date Contributor Update
22 August 2019 14:32:36 bombercommand Changes to surname, middlename, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=f...

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