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William Joseph Ardiff

Military

Assigned to 586BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF. Crew #4.

Service

People

  • Bob Kiriakides

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 394th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 586BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF. Crew #2.

  • Charles Lipscomb

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio-Waist Gunner | 394th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 586 and 587BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF. ...

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Units served with

Associated Place

  • Boreham

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1943-1944, it was used by B-26 Marauder bombers of the Ninth Air Force's 394th Bomb Group in 1944. The 315th Troop Carrier Group were temporary lodgers at the airfield in 1945, shortly before it closed. ...

  • Holmsley South

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1941-42, Holmsley South opened in September 1942 as a Coastal Command base before construction was complete. It eventually had three concrete runways, 35 pan and three loop hardstandings, and five T2 hangars. The 1st American residents,...

  • Cambrai/Niergnies

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Philadelphia, PA 7 January 1921
Enlisted Philadelphia, PA 22 August 1943
Based Boreham 1944 – 1945

Assigned to 586BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF.

Died PA, USA 16 May 1997

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2018 20:29:21 Al_Skiff Changes to biography
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/543388760?terms=William%20Ardiff
https://www.fold3.com/record/623916708-william-ardiff-1921
https://www.fold3.com/record/87441830-william-j-ardiff
http://www.ww2buddies.com/Query394.html

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2018 17:41:38 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/543388760?terms=William%20Ardiff
https://www.fold3.com/record/623916708-william-ardiff-1921
https://www.fold3.com/record/87441830-william-j-ardiff
http://www.ww2buddies.com/Query394.html

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