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Wallace A Johnson

Military

Member of Johnson crew. Assigned to 849BS, 490BG, 8AF USAAF.

Service

People

  • John Batsakis

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator - Mechanic Gunner, AAF | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew. Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), PH, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Albert Heilman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew. Assigned to 84BS, 490BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 Battle stars).

  • William Lee

    Military | Corporal | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew

  • John Rogers

    Military | Airplane Maintenance Technician | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew

  • Quentin Rogers

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Airplane Mechanic-Gunner | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew

  • Joseph Ulmer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew

  • Lawrence Woods

    Military | Sergeant | Airplane Armorer-Gunner | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Johnson crew

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Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 490th Bomb Group

    490th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 490th Bomb Group, like the 486th and 487th Bomb Groups transitioned from flying B-24 Liberators to B-17 Flying Fortresses, which were used in combat missions from late August 1944. Based at Eye, Suffolk, the Group were focused in the early months...

  • 849th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Eye

    Military site : airfield
    Eye air base was not a Class A base but was constructed to a less demanding standard by the 827th and 859th Battalions of U.S. Army Engineers in 1943 and was finished in early 1944. Unusually, a group of its hardstandings were on the other side of the...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 March 2018 21:01:41 Al_Skiff Changes to biography, person associations, unit associations and place associations
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

490th Bomb Group Unit Personnel / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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