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William T Hendricks Jr

Military

Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21.

Awards: AM (2OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

People

  • Peter Denisevich

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier / Navigator | 386th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Irving Gerlach

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio operator | 386th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Emilio Gomez

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail gunner | 386th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Lyle Hynes

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer | 386th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • William Maimonis

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-pilot | 386th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 552BS, 368BG, 9AF USAAF. Member of training crew #21. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 386th Bomb Group flew B-26 Marauders for the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. Whilst with the Eighth, the Group developed the formation release procedure for the B-26 on missions that targeted aerodromes, marshalling yards and V-weapon sites along the...

  • 552nd Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Great Dunmow

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield, two miles north-west of Great Dunmow, was built in 1942-1943 by the US Army's 818th Engineer Battalion (Aviation), alongside British contractors. B-26 Marauders of the 386th Bomb Group moved in in September 1943, and in October the Group...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Mississippi, USA

Son of William T Hendrix.

Lived in Greenville, MS, USA 1941
Enlisted 1941

Enlisted in US Navy.

Transferred March 1944

Transferred to USAAF.

Combat Crew training Barksdale AFB, LA, USA 12 March 1944

Combat Crew training at Barksdale Field, LA

Based Great Dunmow July 1944 – 1944

Assigned to 552BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 May 2017 18:52:11 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nickname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
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