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Calvin C Batchelder


Oct 2, 1943 B-26C-16MO 41-34948 'Miss Murial' had retracted gear at takeoff. Crew returned to action. 386th BG was part of the 8th BG from July-October 1943.


Units served with

  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb 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...

  • 555th Bomb Squadron


Date Contributor Update
31 October 2015 17:25:44 intrepid Changes to surname, firstname, role and awards

From personal knowledge of the service member, who is living in Alton Bay NH USA.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:37 AAM AAM ingest
Sources, Losses of the 8th and 9th AFs by Bishop and Hey p. 301 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia