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Clifton C Clark

Military

Assigned to 358FS, 355FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred 14th Liaison Squadron.

Service

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. ...

  • 355th Fighter Group

    355th Fighter Group

    Group
    Where the 353rd Fighter Group had pioneered ground strafing techniques, it was the 355th Fighter Group who destroyed more enemy aircraft by ground strafing than any other Eighth Air Force Group. Based at Steeple Morden from July 1943 to July 1945, the...

  • 14th Liaison Squadron
  • 358th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

  • Knutsford

    Military site : non-airfield

  • Steeple Morden

    Military site : airfield
    Originally used from 1940 as a small, grass airfield, satellite for nearby RAF Bassingbourn, Steeple Morden was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in August 1942 as a potential bomber base. It was used briefly by the 3rd Photographic Group during the...

Events

Event Location Date
Based Steeple Morden 1 September 1945 – 7 November 1945

Assigned to 358FS, 355FG, 8AF USAAF.

Based Knutsford 7 November 1945

Transferred 14th Liaison Squadron.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 January 2018 19:05:56 Al_Skiff Changes to biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:31 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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