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Harold Charles Adkins Sr.

Military

In the 1940 Census, he is listed as living in Indiana with his wife and their two children. His occupation was "Medical Doctor" in "Private Practice". Harold was in the Headquarters Squadron and a member of the 437th TCG Association; he appeared on their rosters from 1952 until 1990.

Service

Units served with

  • 437th Troop Carrier Group

    437th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    Constituted as the 437th Troop Carrier Group on 15 April 1943, it was activated on 01 May 1943 in Dunnellon, FL. They trained with C-46 and C-47 aircraft for duty overseas with the Ninth Air Force. They moved to England during January and February of...

  • Headquarters (437th Troop Carrier Group)

Associated Place

  • Ramsbury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Ramsbury was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 28 pan and 24 loop hardstandings, and two T2...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Indiana, USA 26 May 1902
Died Indiana, USA 15 March 1977

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2018 22:05:03 jaxticotribute Changes to role
Sources

Journey to the Far Shore, Frank Guild Jr, 1949

Date Contributor Update
16 May 2018 22:00:24 jaxticotribute Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Findagrave
437th TCG Association Reunion Books
Mission Orders

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