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Max C Arnold

Military

Assigned to 367FS, 358FG, 9AF USAAF.

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 358th Fighter Group

    358th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 358th Fighter Group flew seventeen missions with the Eighth Air Force from Leiston air base. At the beginning of February 1944 the Group were transferred to the Ninth Air Force in exchange for the 357th Fighter Group. With the Ninth, the Group went...

  • 367th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

  • High Halden

    Military site : airfield
    Used as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943 with temporary runways and buildings. High Halden was then used as a Ninth Air Force Advanced Landing Ground, before being occupied by the 358th Fighter Group in 1944.

Events

Event Location Date
Born Michigan, USA 17 February 1922

Son of Vern E Arnold and Christine [Cameron] Arnold.

Lived in Rochester, MI, USA 1941
Enlisted Detroit, MI, USA 24 March 1942
Assigned High Halden, UK January 1944 – April 1945

Assigned to 367FS, 358FG, 9AF USAAF.

Promotion High Halden, UK March 1944

Promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

Feb 44 2nd Lt (MACR 2524)
Dec 44 1st Lt (MACR 10970)

Promotion High Halden, UK January 1945

Promoted to Captain.

Dec 44 1st Lt (MACR 10970)
Mar 45 Capt (MACR 13016)

Buried Croswell, MI 48422, USA March 1998

Croswell Cemetery
Croswell
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA.

Died Michigan, USA 4 March 1998

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 July 2016 20:32:52 Al_Skiff Changes to events
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/29439550
https://www.fold3.com/image/30640055
https://www.fold3.com/image/28608451
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Arnold&GSfn=Max&GS...

Date Contributor Update
26 July 2016 20:30:27 Al_Skiff Changes to service number, highest rank, role, biography, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/29439550
https://www.fold3.com/image/30640055
https://www.fold3.com/image/28608451
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Arnold&GSfn=Max&GS...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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